October 1, 2014 • 7:30 PM
A History of LGBTQ Spaces . . .
Where you Least Expect Them
At the outset of the LGBTQ History Month of October, a group of distinguished historians come together to orient us to queer historic sites and events in the city. They reflect on those that have been torn down and what it means that these centers of community are missing, and present a sampling of the many still extant social, cultural, and sexual spaces, and why these places are critical components of LGBTQ history.
With Glenne McElhinney, Gerard Koskovich, Shayne Watson, Donna Graves, and Felicia Elizondo
Photo of Ocean Beach courtesy of Shayne Watson.
Next walking tour (2nd Saturdays August-December):
Saturday October 11, 2014:
Beer and Trains and Dunes
Exploring SOMA’s forgotten history
Meet in front of SOMARTS, 938 Brannan 12 noon
Cycles of History
Historical tours of San Francisco by bicycle
Our fabulous bicycle tours are led by Critical Mass co-founder Chris Carlsson.
NEXT TOUR » Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014
Explore the many ethnic threads that, knit together, have produced our amazing local cuisine. From the old Italian food industries to Chinese shrimping villages, to the prodigious Bay Area fresh fruit and vegetable trade, get ready for an illuminating and tasty tour that will change how you think about what you eat. Tour ends at Alemany Farm or 25th and Mission. Special food stops all the way!RSVP email@example.com
Please email us to RSVP, less than five people cancels!
Explore Shaping San Francisco:
Discussions and reflections on the history of Bay Area ecological activism, based on oral histories documenting the past 50 years.
Ecology Emerges is an oral history gathering project to explore the past 50 years of ecological activism in the Bay Area and the role that individual and institutional memories play in the development, policy proposals, and interrelationships that together make up the existing networks of ecological politics. We document the living ecological activist movement, in their own words, but also in a larger context of urban growth and globalization.