Preview of our travel itinerary!

May 30-June 6: New York City!

Highlights while we’re in NY include:

  • Guided tour of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art with Dr. Jonathan Katz
  • Walking tour of historic LGBTQ NY with Dr. Andrew Lear
  • ACT UP collaborations, education, and projects
  • Lesbian Herstory Archives visit and research time with Deb Edel
  • Spencer Cox Center for Health visit
  • NY Public Library Archives, LGBTQ and ACT UP collections
  • Stonewall Inn visit with a veteran of the 1969 riots
  • Broadway show: Hedwig and the Angry Inch
  • Visit to the Museum of Sex

June 6 we fly overnight and arrive in Paris on June 7!

June 7-14 we are in Paris, with a day-trip to Amsterdam on June 10

Highlights while we are in Europe include:

  • Visit with Historian Dr. Nina Kushner to learn about sexuality in 18th and 19th century Paris
  • ACT UP Paris meeting and project
  • Tours of the Musee D’Orsay, Louvre, and Musee de l’erotisme
  • Exploration of Monmartre, the historic bohemian/queer distric
  • Meeting with the Couvent de Paname – Les Soeurs de la Perpetuelle Indulgence
  • Visiting the Shoah memorial, deportation monument, and sites of memorialization to victims of the Holocaust
  • High speed train to Amsterdam to visit the Homomonument and the Museum of the Resistance
  • Walking the historic streets of the Marais