BootLeg Betty

Pioneering gay activist builds bridges, looks ahead

Activist speaks

What: Gay movement lecture by Jack Nichols When: 7 tonight Where: Cocoa Beach, FL Public Library, 550 N. Brevard Ave. Cost: Free :

Excerpt: In 1969, Nichols and Clarke would start a weekly newspaper, Gay, which broke taboos in journalism, entertained contributors such as Allen Ginsberg, and conducted the first interview Bette Midlerever gave to the news media. They would co-author two books, the first memoirs of a male couple. Their public union was novel enough to rate profiles by Mike Wallace and Geraldo Rivera.

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