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We are on the lookout for amazing team players in our growing organization.

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MAGNUS HIRSCHFELD: THROUGH KNOWLEDGE TO JUSTICE
EXHIBITION THROUGH JANUARY 2017

$5 • Community Gallery

Magnus Hirschfeld (1868–1935) was a physician and writer renowned for his work on sexual and gender diversity. 

 

NOCHE DE AMBIENTE
EXHIBITION THROUGH FEBRUARY 2017

$5 • Front Gallery

A glimpse into the life of LGBTQ Latinas and Latinos in San Francisco from the 1970s into the 1990s focusing on queer and AIDS activism, drag and ambiente

 

BEHIND THE SCENES: THE GLBT HISTORICAL SOCIETY ARCHIVES

January 21st • Saturday • 2PM • GLBT HISTORICAL SOCIETY ARCHIVES
FREE ADMISSION

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The Lone Star Saloon Welcomes Cartoonist Fran Frisch

January 25th • Wednesday • 7PM • LONE STAR SALOON 1354 Harrison
FREE ADMISSION

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EXHIBITION OPENING: BEARTOONIST OF SAN FRANCISCO

January 27th • Friday • 7PM • GLBT HISTORY MUSEUM
$5 ADMISSION • FREE FOR MEMBERS

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EXHIBITION TALK: Putting Bear History on Display

January 28th • Saturday • 4:30PM • GLBT HISTORY MUSEUM
$5 ADMISSION • FREE FOR MEMBERS

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Noche de Ambiente

A sampling of the Adela Vázquez papers documenting San Francisco LGBTQ Latinx scene from the 1980s and 1990s; collection of Juliana Delgado Lopera

For decades, Spanish speakers in many parts of the Western Hemisphere have recognized the word ambiente — literally meaning “atmosphere” or “environment” — as a coded reference. Queer Latinas and Latinos have used the word to identify themselves, their distinctive cultures and their spirit of resistance.

READ MORE Through February 2017 in the Front Gallery

 

Magnus Hirschfeld: Through Knowledge to Justice

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The life and work of an early 20th-century gay movement pioneer is featured in Through Knowledge to Justice: The Sexual World of Dr. Magnus Hirschfeld (1868-1935). Our newest Community Gallery exhibition features first editions, vintage periodicals, ephemera, and historic film largely drawn from the collection assembled by curator Gerard Koskovich over the past three decades.

READ MORE Through December 2016 in the Community Gallery