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Up Stairs Lounge Fire 50th Anniversary Keynote Discussion
June 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
June 23–25, the LGBT+ Archives Project of Louisiana will host a 50th anniversary commemoration to document and share this overlooked event with the community and honor the victims and their families. The Historic New Orleans Collection is proud to be a community partner and co-host of the event.
Please join us as we kick-off the weekend’s events. Authors Johnny Townsend, Robert L. Fieseler, and Clayton Delery will discuss the tragedy and its complex legacy, followed by a community reception at The Historic New Orleans Collection. Admission is free with RSVP required.