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.

近期活動

Artistic, Colorful and Unconventional
星期三, 2015年6月3日
Main 總圖書館, Koret 禮堂
Ronnie Goodman - Soul Journey
星期日, 2015年6月21日
Main 總圖書館, Latino/Hispanic 會議室 A 和 B

展覽

Primitive No More:
至 星期四, 2015年7月9日
Main 總圖書館, 非洲裔展覽中心
Wide Angle:
至 星期五, 2015年7月31日
Main 總圖書館, 天窗畫廊展覽中心
Potrero Branch 57th Annual Art Exhibit
至 星期日, 2015年8月2日
Potrero 分館, Potrero 公眾範圍
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