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Robert W. Fieseler/Tinderbox

Robert W. Fieseler’s Tinderbox: the Untold Story of the Up Stairs Lounge Fire and the Rise of the Gay Liberation reconstructs the 1973 fire that devastated New Orleans’ subterranean gay community. Buried for decades, the Up Stairs Lounge tragedy has only recently emerged as a catalyzing event of the gay liberation movement.

Later Event: October 13
Laser Cat Reading Series