Sylvester was an early founder of the black cross-dressing and trans women group The Discuotays. Later he joined the drag troupe The Cockettes. Later he pursued a solo singing career and was known for some big hits such as "You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)". Sylvester died on December 16, 1988 at the age of 41.
Join Oakland poet Marvin K. White, Jaime Cortez, Joel Barraquiel Tan, Lorenzo Herrera y Lozano and friends as they pay a literary and musical tribute to the beloved Sylvester 25 years after his death.
Co-sponsored by the African-American Center of San Francisco Public Library.
Curated by Marvin K. White.
- Pink Rice Cooker
- 星期六, 2016年10月22日, 11:00 amWestern Addition 分館, Western Addition 分館會議室
- Before I do: A Legal Guide to Marriage, Gay and Otherwise
- 星期二, 2016年１１月1日, 6:00 pmEureka Valley 分館 , Eureka Valley 公眾範圍
- The Gods of Tango
- 星期三, 2016年１１月2日, 6:00 pmMain 總圖書館, Hormel 中心