Ball culture consists of events that mix performance, dance, lip-syncing, and modeling. Events are divided into various categories, and participants "walk" for prizes and trophies. As a countercultural phenomenon, ball culture is rooted in necessity and defiance. Although some balls were integrated, the judges were always white, and African-American participants were often excluded from prizes or judged unfairly. Ball culture then grew to include primarily gay, lesbian,bisexual, and trans Black people and Latinos.
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