Followed by Panel Discussion Joining filmmaker Megan Rossman for Q&A will be Lesbian Herstory Archives co-founder Deborah Edel; Arizona Queer Archives founding director Jamie Lee; and distinguished historian Elizabeth Kennedy.
The Loft Cinema / FREE
“A defining mantra of feminism, “The personal is political,” resonates loud and clear in Rossman’s sensitive, discerning chronicle… —Hollywood Reporter
Followed by Panel Discussion Following the film, Robert Bell will introduce Erin Russ, Director of Programs for Southern Arizona Gender Alliance (SAGA) and Jennifer Dane from the American Military Partner Association. They are LGBT veterans, who will tell their stories of serving before, during and after “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.”
Jewish Community Center / FREE 3800 E River Rd
This event made possible thanks to the LGBT&S Alliance Fund and Southern Arizona Senior Pride; co-sponsored by Lesbian Looks.
Nine gay and lesbian veterans recount how they joined the patriotic war against fascism in the 1940s only to find themselves fighting two battles: one for their country and another for their right to serve.