Welcome to the HerStories: A Digital Collection

The Lesbian Herstory Archives is home to the world's largest collection of materials by and about lesbians and their communities.  Herstories:  A Digital Collection contains digitizations of a small number of the 3,000 oral history cassettes in the Archives' collection.

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"Lesbians and Literature" panel discussion at MLA conference, undated (Tape 1)

Preceded by short presentation from representative of the recently vandalized Diana Press. Speakers, in order of appearance: moderator Julia Stanley…

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Judy T., 1978 (Tape 2)

Judy discusses butch and femme identities, social interactions, and role play within relationships. She expresses relief over how these once rigid…

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Andy, 1982, April 20

Andy further discusses how she came to construct her butch image. She recalls getting into fights with men and having to give up good jobs because she…

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