Matthew Todd presents Pride: The Story of the LGBTQ Equality Movement
World-renowned and celebrated writer Matthew Todd, author of prize-winning 'Straight Jacket', talks about his new book, published in the 50th anniversary year of the Stonewall riots and marked with a global celebration of LGBTQ+ rights.
Thursday 22nd August, 2019 @ 6:30 pm
- In Conversation
- Questions & Answers
About the Event
Full of rare and never before seen documents and memorabilia showcasing key events and breakthroughs of the police raid of 1969 to New York gay bar, The Stonewall Inn, the book charts the riots that followed, and the ensuing organisation of local members of the community and the 50 years since in which activists and ordinary people have dedicated their lives to reversing the global position.
About the Book
Publisher:Carlton Books Ltd
Publication date:2 May 2019
Pride charts the events of that night, the days and nights of rioting that followed, the ensuing organization of local members of the community - and the 50 years since in which activists and ordinary people have dedicated their lives to reversing the global position.