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Barbara Gittings: The Birth of a Movement

Monday, March 26

Community Parkway District

Queer Herstory: Voices of the past, present, and future.

In this first part of a two part series, representatives from the Lesbian Herstory Archives, affiliates of the Barbara Gittings Collection, and participants from the Philadelphia and New York City’s LGBTQ community will discuss the importance of preserving the history and visibility of queer women and why an intergenerational dialogue is crucial for documenting our movement and continuing our advocacy for equality.

Parkway Central/Skyline Room

This program is free and open to the public yet advanced registration through Eventrbrite is requested:

Any questions, please contact the Literature Department at 215-686-5402 or email us at

Curated by filmmaker and community advocate, Grete Miller.

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Venue Information

Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-686-5322 phone

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