This section includes literature by lesbian authors, as well as nonfiction works on related subjects, and the ephemera of lesbian political and social organizations. Many items that are relevant to the broader LGBTQ+ movement will also be found listed in the Gay studies section.
San Francisco: Gay and Lesbian Studies Dept. City College, SF, . Single 8.5x11 inch handbill printed recto-only, black text and prisoner illustration on white stock with pink triangle badge hand-colored, very good. Sponsors included Professors Sally Gearhart, John DeCecco, ACT UP SFSU amongst many others.
San Francisco: Commission on Social Justice, Archdiocese of San Francisco, 1982. viii, 155p., 8.5x11 inches, dampstain running throughout, statement of purpose, introduction, appendixes, printed orange wraps with coffee-cup stain. Sections on violence, the Latino community, language, family, spiritual lives, religious congregations, education et al.
San Francisco: Commission on Social Justice, Archdiocese of San Francisco, 1982. Paperback. viii, 155p., 8.5x11 inches, introduction, recommendations, very good in original wraps. The task force report concerns the Roman Catholic Church in the Archdiocese of San Francisco and the LGBT community and the increase in the late 1970s early...
Kitchener, Ontario: The Hysteria Collective, 1980. Magazine. 24p., 8.5x10.75 inches, editorial, articles, fiction, features, ads, illustrations, services and resources, staining to bottom edges, mild wear otherwise good first edition magazine in stapled pictorial wraps, subscription sheet laid-in. Canadian Collective's first issue.
Dallas: Dallas News Cooperative, . Newspaper. [24p] folded tabloid, dos-a-dos (two covers and inner pages upside down-back-to-front) illustrations, cartoons, photos, ads, reviews, news, listings, events, mild wear and toning on newsprint with color covers. Feminist/Lesbian tabloid with a nod or two to gay men.
San Francisco: various publishers, 2000-2012. Magazine. Eleven issues of the Guide, various pagination, 8.5x11 inches, calendar of events, parade map, advertising, services and resources, interviews, information, lightly-worn issues of the magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. One of several publications published for the SF Pride Festival and parade. Issues include 2000-2008...
San Francisco: the Institute, [197-]. 20p., 8.25x6 inches landscape format, illustrations, introduction, curriculum and other informations, very good booklet in stapled brick wraps. Late 1970s introduction to the Institute, formed by clergy who had split off from Glide Memorial Church to pursue this project. Includes course listings.
New York: LGOC/84, 1984. 5x3.5 inch sticker, very good. Sticker announcing a march that attracted about 200 participants, including a few from overseas. One of the organizers, who was then in the Revolutionary Socialist League, has written an informative and humorous piece about the experience, which can be found online...