Dancing in the Dragon's Jaws - Exposición

Dancing in the Dragon's Jaws: Gay San Francisco, 1985-1988
Event detail
 
In this exhibit,  photographs by Thomas Alleman celebrate San Francisco’s gay community in the mid-eighties.  They show a moment in San Francisco’s social history when the first wave of the AIDS epidemic crashed onto the Castro. These photos chronicle a blizzard of protests and demonstrations, vigils and marches and sit-ins, as the community struggled for social and political recognition of the crisis. But this exhibit also shows the parties and bar-scenes, drag shows and Halloween evenings and the artists who were creating a home-grown, alternate gay culture that spoke directly to the experiences and aspirations of Castro audiences with life affirming joy.

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3D Printing Pens
Miércoles 17 de Agosto de 2016, 6:00 pm
Biblioteca Central, Centro de Alfabetización: Computadoras
Traditional Korean Ceramics
Sábado 20 de Agosto de 2016, 10:30 am
Biblioteca Central, Sala Latino/Hispana A & B

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de Young Museum Ambassadors
Martes 9 de Agosto de 2016, 1:00 pm
Richmond, Richmond: Sala de Reuniones

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Inside Out:
Hasta Sábado 20 de Agosto de 2016
Biblioteca Central, Café: Expositor
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