LGBT History

October 27, 2014
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LGBTQ History #16: Eleanor Roosevelt Writes to Her Female Love

The wife of the 32nd U.S. president built her own […]
October 22, 2014
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LGBTQ History #13: Rent Comes Out on Broadway

On January 25, 1995, the face of Broadway changed forever. […]
October 17, 2014

LGBTQ History #12: Willi Smith Brings Street Couture to the Masses

Parson’s Design School alum and openly gay Philadelphia designer Willi Donnell Smith launched WilliWear in 1975 — a move that would launch his career and make him an institution in fashion design...
October 16, 2014
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LGBTQ History #11: Bounce Music Originates in New Orleans

It’s been widely propagated that there is no place for queerness in hip-hop. However, for those who know better hip–hop has not only provided an affirming and encouraging backdrop for many queer artists...