40 Years Since Stonewall: Pride Celebration on Fresh Fruit

The history of Gay Pride celebrations began at 1:20 a.m. on June 28, 1969, in Greenwich Village, New York City at the Stonewall Inn as crowds fought back during a police raid. Join Fresh Fruit Hosts Dixie Treichel and John Townsend for a Pride Celebration Show on Thursday, June 18, 7:30-8:30 p.m. CST.

Guests

Carolyn Gage, Playwright
2009 Lambda Literary Award Winner in Drama
The Second Coming of Joan of Arc and Selected Plays, Carolyn Gage, Outskirts Press.

Carolyn Gage is the author of six books on lesbian theater, and more than 55 plays, including musicals, one-woman shows, one-acts, and dramas. She specializes in non-traditional roles for women, especially those reclaiming famous lesbians whose stories have been distorted or erased from history.

Dean Otto, Film Curator
Queer Takes: Standing Out June 23-25
Series Highlights Daring New Works from Celebrated Filmmakers in Queer Cinema
Walker Art Center

Larry Havluck, Two Spirit Singer/Songwriter
A Minneapolis queer musician with humor and socio-political messages, Larry will perform live in the studio on Fresh Fruit.