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SAN DIEGO– Out on the Left Coast: Website Launch & Learn

December 6, 2017 @ 4:00 am5:30 am


SAN DIEGO– WEBSITE LAUNCH & LEARN OUT on the LEFT COAST: The Story of San Diego Pride December 6, 2017 from 12:00 – 1:30  Library & Information Access, Room LL 430 | San Diego State University 550 Campanile Drive San Diego, CA 92182 SDSU is just south of the I-8 at the College Ave. exit. There is a parking information kiosk to the right at the Canyon Crest intersection. For further information on visitor parking, please visit the parking information webpage.  A map for disabled access is also available. Discover a new resource for local LGBTQ+ history. Come hear Drs. Walter Penrose and Mathew Kuefler, SDSU Dept. of History, talk with librarians Anna Culbertson and Lisa Lamont about the value of this new website and photo collection.  Learn how it can impact your studies.  Join us for CONVERSATION and SNACKS! OUT on the Left Coast:  A new website and a digital collection document the history of the San Diego Pride Parade through the many moving and provocative graphics the phenomenon has generated over the years. Watch history unfold on the website timeline. Explore t-shirts, posters, buttons and banners – as well as striking photographs of early community activists. People of all backgrounds now have unprecedented access to this important historical collection! The original materials for the project date from the late 1960s to the present and are housed at the Lambda Archives of San Diego. In partnership with Lambda Archives, the SDSU Library envisions OUT on the LEFT COAST as a growing and evolving resource that fosters greater community understanding and engagement with an important part of Southern California history.  This project was made possible with support from California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.    


December 6, 2017
4:00 am – 5:30 am


San Diego State Univerity
5500 Campanile Dri
San Diego, CA 92182 United States
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