Miss U.S. of Heya by Menorah Horwitz / ISBN 9781942801962 / 56-page paperback from Floating World Comics / discounted copies but in excellent condition, some rubbing to the covers and light shelfwear
She's beauty and gives face, she might spray you with mace...just because she can. Welcome to the Miss U.S. of Heya Pageant, where the rule to win is simple: be, like, totally unforgettable. This highly collectible visual history of the world's favoritest pageant will take you behind the scenes with expert interviews, never before seen footage, and essential style tips from the queens themselves. And for fashion conscious readers, the book is sized to fit perfectly into most large clutch bags or miniature backpacks and if you spray it with your favorite perfume it becomes scented.
Menorah Horwitz is the drag alter ego of Portland based artist Michael Horwitz. Michael is a current Rainmaker resident. He received his BFA in Film and Television studies from New York University and his MFA in Visual Studies from Pacific Northwest College of Art. Previous printed projects include the self-published “My Boyfriend Walt Whitman” and “The Wookie Woof Book”. His work has been featured in PDX Contemporary Art, PICA’s Time Based Arts Festival, Disjecta, and Linework NW. In 2015 he was named “A Queer to Watch” by the Advocate.