“Lavender Week,” a celebration of LGBTQ+ culture, will be held Oct. 19-23 at the University of Lynchburg. This guide is intended to point you to resources to learn more about the LGBTQ+ community.
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A Queer History of the United States by Michael Bronski
Publication Date: 2011-05-10
The Gay Revolution by Lillian Faderman
Publication Date: 2016-09-27
The Children of Harvey Milk by Andrew Reynolds
Publication Date: 2018-11-01
The American LGBTQ Rights Movement by Kyle Morgan; Meg Rodriguez
Publication Date: 2020-07-08
We Are Everywhere by Riemer, Matthew
Publication Date: 2019
Gay and Lesbian History for Kids by Jerome Pohlen
Publication Date: 2015-10-01
Becoming Visible by Molly McGarry; Paul LeClerc (Preface by); Fred Wasserman (Editor)
Publication Date: 1998-09-01
Making History by Eric Marcus
Publication Date: 1992-06-01
History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera
Publication Date: 2017-01-17
Has the Gay Movement Failed? by Martin Duberman
Publication Date: 2018-06-08
LGBT Thought and Culture- An online resource hosting books, periodicals, and archival materials documenting LGBT political, social and cultural movements throughout the twentieth century and into the present day.
Hill City Pride- The mission of Hill City Pride is to unify and celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community by creating safe and inclusive spaces of self-expression, celebration, and diversity/equity/inclusion for those in the Greater Lynchburg area
Virginia Pride- Virginia Pride seeks to unite the segmented LGBT communities throughout the Commonwealth. We strive to be a representative body of the LGBT Community in the Commonwealth of Virginia. We also seek to standardize Pride for the Commonwealth of Virginia by holding a state-wide Annual PrideFest Celebration.
LGBTQ+ Friendly Events in Virginia- Across the state, during all seasons, Virginia special events, festivals, shows and exhibits are designating themselves as LGBTQ+ friendly.