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Schneider, Lesley


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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

Lesley Schneider interviewed by Isabella Levy, 2014 October 30

Scope and Contents In this oral history, Lesley Schneider discusses growing in a politically contentious family, being a tomboy, and clashing with her mother. She also describes the importance of music in her life, from her immersion in the women’s music movement – which was her introduction to lesbian feminism – to her eventual collaborations with straight musicians in women’s harp and ethnic percussion. The interview covers significant events throughout Schneider’s romantic life as well, including an...
Dates of Materials: 2014 October 30

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