New Podcast Episode: "LGBTQ People and the Police"

New Podcast Episode: "LGBTQ People and the Police"

Contact: Dr. G S Rosenthal, rosenthal@roanoke.edu

Students from HIST 205: Introduction to Public History will present a podcast episode that they have created in collaboration with the Southwest Virginia LGBTQ+ History Project. The episode discusses the tumultuous history of LGBTQ community relations with the police in Roanoke, Virginia. This event will feature a public launch of the podcast episode, discussion by students on the process of putting together the podcast, and the chance to hear from oral history narrators and stakeholders from the regional LGBTQ community.

The event is open to the public and free of charge. Please click here to register in advance.