• Creator
  • Southern Voice (1988-2010)
  • Created Date
  • 1993-08-26/1993-09-01
  • Description
  • Southern Voice, volume 6, issue 27. Southern Voice newspaper, also known as SOVO, was an alternative news source for lesbians and gay men in the greater Atlanta area and Southeast for over 20 years. It was a significant resource for the LGBT community in the Southeast from 1988 to 2010, providing in-depth information on topics such as the fight against AIDS, marriage equality, legal issues, workplace discrimination, and violence against gay in... more
    Southern Voice, volume 6, issue 27. Southern Voice newspaper, also known as SOVO, was an alternative news source for lesbians and gay men in the greater Atlanta area and Southeast for over 20 years. It was a significant resource for the LGBT community in the Southeast from 1988 to 2010, providing in-depth information on topics such as the fight against AIDS, marriage equality, legal issues, workplace discrimination, and violence against gay individuals. Founded in 1988 with a bi-weekly circulation, it became a weekly publication in 1992, and remained so until its closure in 2010. And the band played on : Behind the cameras--Gay and gray : America has almost four million lesbians and gays age 60 or older. For them, being gay has presented a unique set of challenges.--Nipped in the bud : Christian Coalition organizing meeting in DeKalb County runs into effective opposition from progressive forces.--Counselor says he's victim of anti-gay job bias--Lesbian runs into trouble with "dyke money" stamp--Cobb takes up arts measure--Spirit Visions founder seeks post--Alabama students "condomize" bars--Hand-holding lesbians thrown out--News--New law stops Oregon hate votes : But anti-gay/lesbian rights groups to challenge it in court--Into the belly of the beast--Community news : Artcare surpasses goal ; P.A.L.S. seeks food storage ; Grady sets meetings on priorities ; Lambda opens office ; NAPWA holding immune restoration forum ; Open house at AID Atlanta ; Recovery anthology seeks submissions ; Small business class at GSU--News analysis : A question of justice : TV special on Wilmighton bashing raises concerns about whether the system can protect minorities from hate--Pridgen plea bargains in embezzlement case--Editorial : Achtenberg letter evidence of Nunn's dark side--While we're on the subject...--Letters to the editor : Letter trashing Woolard unrealistic ; Attack unwarranted ; First domestic partners offer thanks ; Tea, a biscuit... and SoVo--Southern queer-ies : Those pesky blood-sucking (political) fleas--GLAAD news--Study finds female doctors offer more cancer tests to women--AIDS briefs--Two surveys examine sexual behaviors of gay community--Hoffman-LaRoche halts development of AIDS drug--Marching in memory of Rustin : African-American lesbians and gays to pay tribute to the openly gay man who organized the 1963 March on Washington--Gay and lesbian booksellers squeezed by chains--Occasions--Writer/activist Larry Kramer speaks up - to Playboy--After six years, "Band" finally ready to play : The struggle to put Randy Shilts' epic book about the AIDS crisis on film is a saga in itself--Calendar--Perfect casting : Gay actor Mitchell Lichtenstien plays American lover of a Tawainese man in "The wedding banquet," a provocative new comedy.--Television : In a new light--After hours--Restaurant listings--Eat--Dish--Star signs--The mostly unfabulous social life of Ethan Green--Organizations--Outlines : John Templeton--Classifieds. Southern Voice newspaper collection, 1988-2010, Kennesaw State University Archives. less
  • Format
  • 40 pages