Date(s) - 03/14/2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerber/Hart Library and Archives
Local authors Yvonne Zipter and Jaime Dear will speak at the opening of a new exhibit on lesbian sports on Thursday, March 14 at 6:30 pm. The exhibit highlights items from sports groups and publications. Included are items from GALS (Great Angling Lesbian Society) and TRI-Women, in addition to WCAA softball, the Gay Games, and Smelts. Jaime Dear is a Chicago based comic artist and creator. They recently wrote Pivot, a queer sports comic and “slice of life love letter to softball.” Yvonne Zipter is the author of Diamonds are a Dyke’s Best Friend. She is an award-winning poet, humorist, essayist, and columnist.