07.25.2014 - 01.25.2015

Publicly Identified: Coming Out Activist in the Queen City

Organized as a timeline of Charlotte history, this new exhibit was curated by UNC Charlotte assistant director for sexual and gender diversity Joshua Burford and features selections from the J. Murrey Atkins Special Collections

The exhibit breaks new ground as it documents and preserves a chapter of Charlotte's history not previously told and it will become a permanent part of the LGBT archive at the University after it is presented at the Museum.

Publicly Documented is part of the current suite of LGBTQ Perspectives on Equality exhibits supported by presenting sponsor PNC, Charlotte Lesbian and Gay Fund, Arts and Science Council, The Charlotte Observer, and individuals and organizations from the community.

It is also presented in conjunction with Destination Freedom: Civil rights Struggles Then and Now.

Destination Freedom is supported by presenting sponsor Bank of America and education sponsor UNC Charlotte.


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