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Speaker @ the Center

South Carolina State Library presents Sheila Morris January 17 for Speaker @ the Center. Morris will present Southern Perspectives on the Queer Movement: Committed to Home, collected essays by South Carolinians exploring their gay identities and activism from the emergence of the HIV-AIDS pandemic to the realization of marriage equality in the state 30 years later. Each of the volume’s 19 essays addresses an aspect of gay life, from hesitant coming-out stories in earlier decades to the creation of grassroots organizations. Free.