Sounds of Liberation: Learning from Stonewall Activists Through Oral Histories

Fri, Apr 26, 2019, 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Sponsor(s): 
Princeton BTGALA
New York City LGBT Community Center
Program in American Studies
Princeton University LGBT Center
Program in Gender and Sexuality Studies

Part of the BTGALA Lecture Series

2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising in New York City, a watershed moment for the LGBTQIA rights movement. To celebrate and commemorate Stonewall, Princeton BTGALA and the LGBT Center present an audio gallery featuring voices of participants in the Stonewall riots, recorded by archivists at the New York City LGBT Community Center. Their stories will by juxtaposed with voices of Princeton LGBTQIA activists, drawn from the Princeton University LGBTQIA Oral History Project