Annual Booksale

The sale includes LGBTQ and non-LGBTQ fiction and non-fiction books, videos, and erotica. Proceeds from the sale go support the operations and mission of Gerber/Hart. The popular by-the-bag and by-the-box prices are back. More information.

Screening Queers

Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton’s Cafeteria and Quearborn & Perversion: An Early History of Lesbian & Gay Chicago. This event is fully booked; there will be no open seating at the doorMore information

Button Exhibit

Button Exhibit

A selection from our button collection is on display in the Walgreens Pharmacy waiting area. This selection will run through May and then a second selection will go up. We have a lot of button, but can always use more.

The Ferment of the Late ’70s

The Ferment of the Late ’70s: VD, Anita and Disco

The late 1970’s marked a period of responses and engagements that nationalized the gay liberation movement on a new level. Though looking at responses to the spread of VD among gay men, Anita Bryant and the Save Our Children campaign, and the phenomena of disco, “Ferment of the Late 70s” explores how these played a part in laying foundations for being able to respond to developments in LGBTQ life and politics the 1980s and beyond.

Cartooning AIDS

Cartooning AIDS

Continuing its run through March 2018 in Howard Brown Health Clark Waiting Room, Cartooning AIDS features the political cartoons of Danny Sotomayor and looks at how issues surrounding AIDS were engaged through political cartoons, comic books, trading cards, and ‘zines for the purpose of political critique, education, and awareness.