At-Homes

Intimate community events that are held onsite to support use of the collections.

The Lesbian Herstory Archives holds events on-site that represent the collection and draw community members to visit the collections with associated themes and featured speakers.

Selected Past At-Homes

2019
South African Filmmaker Bev Ditsie in conversation with Salsa Soul Sister Cassandra Grant At Home Film Screening

2012
Audre Lorde/Adrienne Rich Marathon Reading

2010
Black Lesbians in the 70s At-Home Tour to the Lesbian Herstory Archives, as part of the In the Amerika They Called Us Dykes: Lesbian Lives in the 70s Spring Series

Two black lesbian activists at the front of the room holding a book affront a microphone facing a packed audience of women. Photo is taken from the back of the heads of the audience
Activists Farah Tanis and Sherley Accime of Black Women’s Blueprint at the Audre Lorde/Adrienne Rich Marathon At-Home Reading, 2012. Photo by Sherley C Olopherne