April 30: Creating, Collecting, and Using Material Culture to examine LGBTQ+ History

28 Apr 2016 2:49 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Announcement below from the University of Southern Maine.

The University of Southern Maine's LGBT COLLECTION invites you to an afternoon of events to celebrate and preserve the story of Maine's LGBTQ+ communities.

WHERE: 7th Floor, Glickman Library (corner of Forest Ave. & Bedford St.), USM Campus, Portland Maine.

WHEN: Saturday, April 30th1-4pm


* ALL DAY view items from the collection and consult on donating

1 - 1:30pm Welcome ​(Susie R. Bock)

1:30 - 2:30pm Zine-making Workshop (Brody Wood)

2:30-3pm Donating to the LGBT Collection (Susie R. Bock)

3-4pm Panel/Community Discussion on Creating, Collectiong and Using Material Culture to Examine LGBTQ+ History

Ryan Conrad (facilitator) ~ Tom Antonik ~ Wendy Chapkis ~ Robert Diamante ~ Brody Wood

For directions and parking:


For further information: contact Susie R. Bock, 207-780-4269susie.bock@maine.edu

​Free and open to the public.​

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