Legacy of Barbara Grier (NWSA Lesbian Caucus)

2011 witnessed the passing of Barbara Grier, an icon in lesbian literary history and feminist publishing. From her “Lesbiana” column in Daughters of Bilitis’ magazine The Ladder, to three editions of The Lesbian in Literature (1967, 1975, 1985), to her role as publisher of the Naiad Press from 1973-2003, Barbara Grier introduced hundreds of new lesbian books to readers and kept several lesbian classics on the literary horizon.

To reflect on the influence and legacy ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
National Women's Studies Association
Event type: 
Event date: 
Thursday, November 8, 2012 to Sunday, November 11, 2012
Event Location: 
Oakland California
Abstract due date: 
Monday, February 13, 2012
Gender & Sexuality
20th & 21st Century
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