Flight attendant unions have been hotbeds of feminist and LGBTQ activism for fifty years.
George Chauncey has testified as an expert witness in more than thirty cases dealing with gay rights.
Discussion of Obergefell compared activism for marriage equality with efforts to secure equal rights.
Kristyn Scorsone, Naomi Extra, and Keishla Rivera * Fireball is a fast and furious DIY event. The structure of the ball is such that anyone can turn up announced and walk any category. The order rarely follows the program. As a result it is not possible to identify the participants […]
Oral history faces the challenge of bridging the divide between the observer and the observed.
The late 1970s and early 1980s was the historical peak of interest in the cervical cap in the United States.
Interview by Dan Royles Dagmawi Woubshet’s The Calendar of Loss (Johns Hopkins, 2015) examines the politics of mourning in the early years of the AIDS epidemic both in the United States and Ethiopia. The book details the ways in which early AIDS mourners used poetry, obituaries, visual art, and direct action protest both to commemorate […]