Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections

Joan, September 11, 1978 (Tape 1)

Item

441.jpg

Title

Joan, September 11, 1978 (Tape 1)

Subject

Lesbian bars
Lesbian and gay experience
Lesbians--United States--Interviews
Lesbians--United States--Identity
Lesbians--United States--History
Lesbianism
Lesbian Herstory Archives
Lesbian Community--New York (State)--New York
Lesbian Community--New York (State)--New York

Description

Side A: Joan discusses the distinction between butch and femme lesbians, the differences between the white and black gay communities, the Buffalo lesbian bar scene, and coming out in the 1960s.

Side B: Joan discusses the class divisions in the lesbian community, the university gay scene, and her personal, professional, and romantic history.

Creator

Madeline Davis
Joan

Date Created

1978-09-11

Extent

Side A: 31:21
Side B: 27:30

Medium

mpeg
wav

Language

eng

Type

Sound
Oral History Interview

Identifier

SPW#441

Rights Holder

Lesbian Herstory Archives, Contact Designation: Maxine Wolfe, Contact Address: 484 14th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215, Phone Number: 718-768-3953

Citation

Madeline Davis and Joan, “Joan, September 11, 1978 (Tape 1),” Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections, accessed December 6, 2021, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/items/show/6.