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Gay Poetry Circle records
2008-18  
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Description
The Gay Poetry Circle of San Francisco appears to have been active in the early 1980s and included poets George Berimisa, John Powers, Lloyd Stensrud, Charlie Casey, Wallace Parr, Joe Alderham, Jordan Lee, Don Chan Mark, Loren E. Rhoads, and possibly others. The collection consists entirely of poems and short fiction, most of it photocopied. This collection also contains poems by the poet, academic, and disability activist Christopher Hewitt (1946-2004).
Background
The Gay Poetry Circle of San Francisco appears to have been active in the early 1980s and included poets George Berimisa, John Powers, Lloyd Stensrud, Charlie Casey, Wallace Parr, Joe Alderham, Jordan Lee, Don Chan Mark, Loren E. Rhoads, and possibly others. This collection also contains poems by the poet, academic, and disability activist Christopher Hewitt (1946-2004), the bulk of whose papers are with the Hormel Center at San Francisco Public Library.
Extent
.5 linear feet (one manuscript box)
Restrictions
Copyright to material has not been transferred to the GLBT Historical Society. All requests for reproductions and/or permission to publish or quote from material must be submitted in writing to the GLBT Historical Society Archivist. Permission for reproductions and/or permission to publish or quote from material is given on behalf of the GLBT Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Availability
Collection is open for research.