Where: Darcelle XV ( 208 NW 3rd Ave)
When: June 25th, 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Join Know Your City, historian Peter Boag, and members of the LGBTQ community on June 25th to celebrate KYC’s inaugural Pride Forever walking tour. Pride Forever examines the compelling stories of LGBTQ history in Portland, from pivotal spaces in which LGBTQ folks built community, to precious moments that galvanized the entire movement. This tour includes powerful in-person testimonials from local LGBTQ leaders and allies, as well as anecdotes from those who came before on topics such as 19th century cross dressing, the fight against AIDS, and violence against the trans community
Peter Boag, is a Portland native and professor of history at Washington State University, specializing in LGBTQ and Pacific Northwest history. He is author of: Same Sex Affairs: Constructing and Controlling Homosexuality in the Pacific Northwest and Redressing America’s Frontier Past. The latter book won the 2013 prize for best book in western American history from the Organization of American Historians.
Get your tickets at: https://impactflow.com/event/pride-forever-lgbtq-history-tour-295