Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections

Barbara Grier, Tape 7, November 27, 1987

Item

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Title

Barbara Grier, Tape 7, November 27, 1987

Subject

Activism, Libraries, Women, Books, Education, Gay Liberation Movement, Identity, The Ladder, Paperbacks, Relationships

Description

This video consists of a brief interview with Grier’s partner, Donna McBride, and then follows a discussion Grier leads on her book collection, favorite authors, and publishing experience. She and McBride talk about Naiad press and its successes over the years and the video shows their office workspace and the multitude of submissions they receive for publication. Donna McBride’s segment focuses on her awareness of being a lesbian, the aftermath of telling her parents, and her later involvement with women’s activist groups.

Date

1987-11-27

Contributor

Pratt Institute, School of Information and Library Science, LIS 668 Moving Image and Sound Archiving students. Edited by Lauren Allshouse, Kim Loconto, Rachel Smiley, and Sara White.

Rights

See the LHA Copyright Statement
Photograph by: Morgan Gwenwald

Language

English

Type

Video Recording, Oral History

Identifier

Grier_Barbara_Tape(7)_1987Nov27

Rights Holder

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

Citation

“Barbara Grier, Tape 7, November 27, 1987,” Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections, accessed June 30, 2022, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/items/show/400.