Lesbian purges in the military / produced by Karla Tonella

Duplication cost + Shipping: $17.95
Program Title:
Lesbian purges in the military / produced by Karla Tonella
PRA Archive #: 

Panel with four women who were in the military from 1946 until 1980 including Judy Grahn, author of "The Common Woman Poems"; Pat Bond from the film "Word is Out"; Sharon Isabel, author of "Yesterday's Lessons"; Debra DeBont of the Women Veterans Information Network; and moderated by Sabrina Sojourner. Topics include inspiration to join the military, how lesbianism is approached by the services, racism and class-ism in the military, the straight/lesbian split, the poverty draft, the women from the Norton Sound. Contains some comments from listeners. One word of sensitive language. Produced by Karla Tonella.

Original tape box image: 
Date Recorded on: 
circa September 20, 1980
Date Broadcast on: 
KPFA, September 20, 1980
Item duration: 
1 reel (55 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
These terms will not bring up a complete list of all items in our catalog associated with this subject. Click here to search our entire catalog.
Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1980
Rights Summary: 
RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230, Mark@PacificaRadioArchives.org
PRA metadata viewPRA metadata view

This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email:  americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.

Request form