PARTNER EVENT: Greggor Mattson, Who Needs Gay Bars?

Thursday, June 1, 2023 - 6:00pm

PRIDE Month Kick-Off & Book Launch Party!
Troupe429 is proud to announce that THEY are highlighted as an entire chapter in a new book called “Who Needs Gay Bars?” Join us for the official Connecticut book launch with the author, Greggor Mattson. A special Q&A will be moderated by our dear friend, Colin Hosten, along with surprise guests & performances! The book will be available for purchase at the event from Barrett Bookstore - get yours signed by the author!


Doors: 6PM
Event: 7:30PM
(no cover, please arrive early)

Troupe429: Bar & Performance Space
3 Wall Street, Norwalk, CT, 06850
21+ with ID


Greggor Mattson, PhD, is an author and Professor of Sociology at Oberlin College & Conservatory where he teaches courses on sexuality, nightlife, and cities. He is the author of The Cultural Politics of European Prostitution Reform: Governing Loose Women (2016). His work has appeared in the Annual Review of Sociology, as well as in Slate, Literary Hub, Business Insider, and The Daily Beast.

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Who Needs Gay Bars?: Bar-Hopping Through America's Endangered LGBTQ+ Places By Greggor Mattson Cover Image
ISBN: 9781503629202
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Redwood Press - May 30th, 2023

Event address: 
3 Wall Street
Norwalk, CT 06850