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Lesbian Visibility Day Celebration
April 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm| Free
View! Stonewall: 50 Years Out – An exhibit commemorating the 50th anniversary of the uprising that sparked the LGBTQ+ rights movement and exploring the history of Rochester’s LGBTQ+ communities.
Listen! 5:30pm “The Lesbian Herstory Archives: Resisting Lesbian Invisibility Since 1974,” by Bek Orr, assistant professor of Women and Gender Studies, State University of New York, College at Brockport.
Share! Bring a photograph, document or artifact* that represents your lesbian herstory and record your own memory for inclusion in the library’s photograph-based oral history project.
*Bring original objects or upload digital files to your phone. We can transfer them from your phone to our project application at the event.
Sponsored in part by a Humanities New York Action Grant with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.