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The main character in this novel, Norma Trist, makes the most affirmative defense of genital-orgasmic love relations between women published in English in the nineteenth century.
Close-up of Rainey
An interview with documentary filmmaker Tracy Heather Strain
The Las Vegas OutHistory project This exhibit was a winner of OutHistory's 2010 Since Stonewall community history contest!
This exhibit explores a series of stories published in children’s books and magazines in antebellum America. Some portray children being punished for transgressing gender roles, others expose the range of traits, actions, habits, and expressions that…
A collection of biographies to celebrate Black History Month
Perspectives on the queer intersectionality of Lorraine Hansberry
David Kerry Heefner's reflections on a much loved off-off-Broadway play of the 1960s.
Richmond is an old place, at least in American terms. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people have always been a part of its history. This exhibit is dedicated to all those who challenged the norms of society, who lived free and honest lives,…
FIERCE is a membership-based organization building the leadership and power of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) youth of color in New York City. Queer Pier: 40 Years is a new FIERCE initiative to mark the organization’s tenth…