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Faucher, Dawn M.


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Dawn M. Faucher interviewed by Nikila Krishnaveni Lakshmanan, 2014 November 7

Scope and Contents In this oral history Dawn Faucher describes her childhood in a working-class family and community in Hartford, Connecticut and her experiences as a queer lesbian feminist woman, a survivor of domestic violence, a mother, and a political activist. The interview focuses on her relationship and child custody battle with her deeply abusive husband, her involvement in an anti-violence organization called Safe Passage, her endorsement of the political campaigns of President Obama and Senator...
Dates of Materials: 2014 November 7

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

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