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DJ, January 6, 1980 (Tape 3)

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Title

DJ, January 6, 1980 (Tape 3)

Subject

Lesbian community--New York (State)--New York, Lesbians--Relations with heterosexuals, Lesbian bars, Discrimination in employment, Lesbians in literature

Description

Side A: DJ continues her interview from tape SPW513. She finishes discussing her romantic relationships then moves on to discuss gay literature, specifically The Well of Loneliness. The topic of workplace discrimination is mentioned. DJ discusses relationships in the community through the venue of gay and straight bars. Relationships between straight men, lesbians, and bisexual women are discussed as well as race relations. Side B: DJ covers the topic of prostitution in the lesbian community. She speaks about the choice some lesbians make to marry men and have kids.

Date Created

1980-01-06

Citation

Interviewee: DJ, Interviewer: Madeline Davis , “DJ, January 6, 1980 (Tape 3),” Herstories: Audio/Visual Collections of the LHA, accessed February 18, 2020, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/document/SPW%20%23513.