Equality for All: LGBT History at the Watkins

Thursday, June 21; 6pm
Watkins Museum of History
1047 Massachusetts Street

Celebrate local LGBT history with the Watkins for Pride Month! At 6 PM, Dr. Kathy Rose-Mockry of KU’s Emily Taylor Center for Women and Gender Equity will speak on the Lawrence Gay Liberation Front and local struggles for LGBT equality. At 7, we welcome Mike Silverman, who’ll speak on his extensive collection of activist materials recently donated to the Watkins. And check out our two exhibits on LGBT history, on view through July 15!

(785) 841-4109

MANHATTAN, NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES - 2016/06/27: "Equal In Every Way" banner on Christopher Street. Mayor Bill de Blasio joined members of the NY city council, National Parks Service, dept of the interior and veterans of the 1969 Stonewall uprising for a formal dedication of the Stonewall Tavern in Manhattan's West Village as a National Monument, the first LGBT themed in the US. (Photo by Andy Katz/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images)