6:00 - 7:00
Join us in a close-up show-and-tell with Queer Black history treasures found in the San Francisco History Center and James C. Hormel LGBTQIA Center archives. Collections on view will include highlights from the Sylvester Collection, Gary Fisher Papers, Jewelle Gomez Papers and Pomo Afro Homos Records. This exclusive behind-the-scenes event is led by our knowledgeable archivists, who guide the tour of treasured documents. We will meet in the gallery outside the San Francisco History Center at 6:00. Photography is welcomed and encouraged during the program.
Participant attendance is limited
Companion Program Queer Black Community Archives Project
Learn more about local history.
Gather, share knowledge and celebrate our unique identities at the queerest library ever.
For more resources, the James C. Hormel LGBTQIA Center is the gateway to the Library’s broader collections documenting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex and asexual history and culture, with a special emphasis on the San Francisco Bay Area.
Connect to engaging discussions and performances related to the Black community.
More Than a Month recognizes important events in Black history, honors community and national leaders and fosters steps towards collective change. Programming features authors, poets and craft classes.