*Out At The Library

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This panel exhibit celebrates the James C. Hormel Center's first ten years highlighting the Center's rich LGBTQIA collection.

Teens and Queens, our opening program, takes place Saturday April 23 at 2:00pm in the Koret Auditorium. The Rising Rhythm Project will honor voguing legendaries in a fabulous and fierce choreography. Other acts will follow.

May 17: Lambda Literary Awards Finalists Reading. Our annual event featuring the year’s finest in LGBTQIA writing and poetry. Main Library, Latino Hispanic Community Room, 6:00.

June 2: Twenty-Five Years of Vampire Life: The Gilda Stories Reissued. When Gilda escaped from slavery in 1850 she didn't expect to live to see the 21st century.  Jewelle Gomez will read from this cult classic and catch you up on what Gilda's been up to. 6:00 PM in the James C. Hormel LGBTQIA Center, 6:00.

June 7: From Sleaze to Classics. An Intergenerational Conversation on Lesbian/Queer Lit. Featuring Ann Bannon (Beebo Brinker series),  award-winning author Michelle Tea, and RADAR Artistic Director and writer Juliana Delgado Lopera. Main Library, Koret Auditorium, 6:00.

June 8: RADAR SuperStars Program: featuring La Pocha Nostra; La Chica Boom; Chinaka Hodge and Aya de Leon. Main Library, Koret Auditorium, 6:00.

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

20th Anniversary Main Library 1996-2016

Upcoming Events

Film Screening: Last Man Standing
Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 5:00 pm
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B
Lambda Literary Awards Finalists Reading
Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 6:00 pm
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B

*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

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