Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections

Linda Lopez, Tape 1 of 2, October 22, 1988

Item

linda_lopez.jpg

Title

Linda Lopez, Tape 1 of 2, October 22, 1988

Description

Linda Lopez is interviewed in 1988. She talks about growing up in the South and how she fared as a lesbian living in a conservative community. She discusses the Dallas DOB and how the membership consisted of a number of women who had been married, divorced and had kids (including herself). She talks about the custody battle she had with her parents over her son and how many women faced similar battles but with their spouses. She also talks about how she and a number of women lost their jobs when it was discovered that they were lesbians. She discusses the Dallas DOB's events.

Creator

Interviewer: N/A, Interviewee: Linda Lopez

Date Created

1988-10-22

Contributor

Pratt Institute, School of Information and Library Science, LIS 668 Moving Image and Sound Archiving students. Edited by Morgan Gwenwald, Manuela Soares, Sara Yaeger.

Language

en

Type

Video Recording, Oral History

Identifier

Physical: 52, Digital: lopez_tape1of2_19881022

Rights Holder

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

Citation

Interviewer: N/A, Interviewee: Linda Lopez, “Linda Lopez, Tape 1 of 2, October 22, 1988,” Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections, accessed June 25, 2022, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/items/show/380.