6:00 - 7:30
Latino/Hispanic Meeting Room A/B
100 Larkin St.
This event presents perspectives and provides a forum for remembering significant gay community organizations and their relationship to the AIDS crisis. Moderated by Jim Van Buskirk, co-author of Gay by the Bay. The panelists include: Rev. Elder Jim Mitulski who served as pastor of Metropolitan Community Church in the Castro, John Karr the first entertainment editor (1981-1984) of the Bay Area Reporter, Sister Vicious Power Hungry Bitch from the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence and Joe Castrovinci from the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus. Related exhibit: Dancing in the Dragon's Jaws, San Francisco Gay Culture in the 1980s. Main Library, Jewett Gallery, Dec. 1, 2012 - February 10, 2013.