March 11 & 12, 2017

Lillian Faderman Comes to Town!

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Lillian Faderman, photo by Phyllis Irwin

Southern Arizona Senior Pride and the Tucson Festival of Books present internationally renowned historian and scholar of lesbian and LGBT history and literature, LILLIAN FADERMAN.

MARCH 11, 11:30-12:25pm
A Dialogue about the Challenges We Face Today and Lessons from Our HistoryUniversity of Arizona
Student Union / Gallagher Theater

Lillian Faderman participates on a panel with Amy Ellis Nutt (Washington Post journalist and author of Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family, and Jim Obergefell (lead plaintiff in Obergefell v Hodges, the landmark marriage equality case and co-author of Love Wins).
»More Jim Obergefell
»More Amy Ellis Nutt
»See C-SPAN video of panel discussion
»Post-panel C-SPAN Open Phone interview with Lillian Faderman

MARCH 12, 1-2pm
Koffler Room 204
University of Arizona

Lillian Faderman will discuss The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle, a New York Times Notable Book of 2015 as well as a 2016 Stonewall Honor Book; it has been praised as “inspiring and necessary reading” (Kirkus Reviews) and “compulsively readable, carefully anchored in the historical record, overflowing with riveting stories” (The Washington Post). This event is thanks to the LGBT&S Alliance Fund and donors.

Tickets are required, but FREE.
»Schedules, how to get tickets, parking information

ASL Interpretation provided.


»Lillian Faderman On Book TV
»NY Times Review of The Gay Revolution
»Lillian Faderman biography

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