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

3D Printing Pens
星期三, 2016年8月17日, 6:00 pm
Main 總圖書館, 學習工作室
Traditional Korean Ceramics
星期六, 2016年8月20日, 10:30 am
Main 總圖書館, Latino/Hispanic 會議室 A 和 B

近期課程

de Young Museum Ambassadors
星期二, 2016年8月9日, 1:00 pm
Richmond 列治文分館, Richmond 分館會議室

展覽

Inside Out:
至 星期六, 2016年8月20日
Main 總圖書館, 圖書館咖啡室展示窗
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