Sunday, March 27, 2011

RECOVERING THE PAST: A “WESTERN” LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, TRANSGENDER, & QUEER HISTORY (Slideshow)

A PowerPoint Presentation by Dr. Warren J. Blumenfeld

Dr. Warren Blumenfeld has created an extensive PowerPoint presentation about LGBTQ history for the Queer Studies course he teaches at Iowa State University, and he has generously consented to posting the link for his presentation here. Blumenfeld’s wonderful slideshow entitled RECOVERING THE PAST: A “WESTERN” LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, TRANSGENDER, & QUEER HISTORY can be viewed and downloaded at http://www.public.iastate.edu/~wblumen. Click on the presentation titled AnLGBTQHistory and allow a few minutes for this huge file of 516 slides to appear. You will learn much from the comprehensive coverage of LGBTQ history in Blumenfeld’s slideshow. 

About the author:  As a college student in 1971, Warren Blumenfeld founded the National Gay Student Center (see slide 302 of presentation). 
Dr. Blumenfeld is Associate Professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at Iowa State University. http://www.ci.hs.iastate.edu/profiles/warren_blumenfeld.php
Dr. Blumenfeld’s blog: http://www.warrenblumenfeld.com