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Rorabacher, Wisty


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Documenting Lesbian Lives Oral History Project oral histories

Identifier: SSC-MS-00661
Abstract Documenting Lesbian Lives is a collection of life histories with people who consider themselves to be (presently or at one time) lesbian, queer or bisexual. The project provides a complex and nuanced collective story of American lesbian history and experience. Narrators include grassroots activists and political organizers; educators and academics; musicians, writers, and artists; as well as community and religious leaders. They come from a variety of class, ethnic, racial, social, and...
Dates of Materials: 2010-2020

Wisty Rorabacher interviewed by Sadie Gold-Shapiro, 2016 April 2

Scope and Contents In this oral history, Wisty Rorabacher talks about growing up in Pennsylvania and Michigan and her love of physical activity which led to her eventual degree in Physical Education from the University of Michigan. Rorabacher speaks about her experiences with activism on campus during the 1960s and her own eventual feminist awakening and work with Planned Parenthood. In the interview, Rorabacher focuses on her experiences being a mother and raising three children in a blended family with her...
Dates of Materials: 2016 April 2

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