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We Raise Our Voices
Gay & Lesbian African American Latino Feminist About


This online exhibit was created in 2003 by staff in the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections Department as a companion to a physical exhibit, which is on display for the 2003-2004 academic year in the lower level of the Snell Library.

  • Conception, design, project management: Michelle Light, Assistant Archivist
  • African American section: Molly Overholt, Archives Assistant
  • Feminist section: Jessica Parr, Archives Assistant
  • Gay and Lesbian section: Michelle Light, Assistant Archivist
  • Latino section: Natalie Garza, Northeastern University graduate student
  • Assistance with scanning and matting: Funnya Bezverkhny, Northeastern Co-op student; Paige Roberts, Archives Assistant; Katie Geiszler, Northeastern University Co-op student


Selected Bibliography

Berkeley, Kathleen C., The Women's Liberation Movement in America (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1999)

The History Project

Kranz, Rachel and Tim Cusik, Gay Rights (New York: Facts on File, 2000)

National Gay and Lesbian Taskforce

O'Connor, Thomas H., The Hub: Boston Past and Present (Boston : Northeastern University Press, c2001)

Uriarte, Miren, "A Challenge to the Racial Order: Boston's Latino Community." Boston Review (1992)

Boston Social Justice Organizations on the Web

Boston Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered and Questioning Youth (BAGLY)
Freedom House

Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion (IBA)
La Alianza Hispana
National Center of Afro-American Artists
Roxbury Multi-Service Center
Sociedad Latina
The Theater Offensive
United South End Settlements
Women's Educational Center (Cambridge, Mass.)