LGBTQ

Pride parade

Pride in Special Collections

In honor of Pride Month and the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, I looked at the papers of Larry Romans and news coverage about the Nashville LGBTQ community

The Woman I Was Not Born to Be, by Aleshia Brevard

Other Hidden Figures: Aleshia Brevard

This spring, as we read Hidden Figures and reimagine our country’s history together, we’re reminded that there’s no better place than Nashville Public Library to explore the hidden figures in our own local history.

You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams

You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams: A Review

Let me start out by saying that I usually have a harder time focusing on essay books, which may or may not be attributed to some mild attention problems. However, I loved every moment of Alan Cumming’s essays in You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams

 

Human Rights Day 2016 logo

Human Rights Day

December 10th is Human Rights Day and the library has the information to help you answer "What is that?"

Rainbow Stripes

LGBT Pride Month for Kids

In honor of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month, and as a show of support for the families and friends of those killed in the Orlando Massacre, I've put together a list of books about LGBT people, important historical events, and books written to provide information and support to anyone who is questioning their sexual or gender identity. 

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