Queers & Party Politics: A Community Conversation

 

The latest in our monthly "Fighting Back" series exploring contemporary queer-community issues in a historical context, this multigenerational conversation will feature panelists addressing the history of LGBTQ involvement in party politics in San Francisco. How has the community's participation in electoral politics served the LGBTQ movement in the past? How does it serve us now?

MODERATOR
Don Romesburg, associate professor and chair of Women's and Gender Studies, Sonoma State University

PARTICIPANTS
Kimberly Alvarenga, copresident, Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club

Harry Britt, member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors (1979–1992); board president (1989–1990)

Brad Chapin, cochair, e-board outreach, Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club

Shaun Haines, founder & president, San Francisco Black Community Matters; project manager, Bayard Rustin LGBT Coalition - BRC; board member, Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club

Rebecca Prozan, former cochair, Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club

INVITED
Representatives from the Log Cabin Republicans of San Francisco

LOCATION
The GLBT History Museum
4127 18th St., San Francisco
www.glbthistory.org/museum

ADMISSION
Free; $5.00 donation welcome
  • The GLBT Historical Society
    4127 18th St, San Francisco
  • Tuesday Apr 25
    7pm-9pm
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