From Heather’s Mommies to Tango’s Daddies

The Evolution of Family Affirming Children’s Literature
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From the first obscure titles published by a feminist publishing cooperative in the 1970s through to titles published in last year, Randall Tarpey-Schwed brings to the San Francisco Public Library his unique collection of books that portray gay or lesbian parents. Here is the opportunity to view over seventy books which illustrate how this unique genre evolved despite political controversy. The exhibition also shows how society’s view of the LGBT community has changed.

Related Event: Book talk and discussion with Randall Tarpey-Schwed

Tuesday, May 14
6 PM
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Meeting Room, Lower Level

See Queerest.Library.Ever. sfpl.org/hormelat20 for related online exhibits, archives, and resources.

Upcoming Events

Queerest.Library.Ever.
Saturday, July 30, 2016, 2:00 pm
Main Library, LGBTQIA Center Exhibit Space
Radar Reading Series
Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 6:00 pm
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B

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Through Sunday, August 7, 2016
Main Library, Jewett Gallery
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Through Sunday, August 7, 2016
Main Library, Skylight Gallery
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Through Sunday, August 7, 2016
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