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The Legacy of Harvey Milk

May 18

Hosted by Missouri Historical Society in partnership with Opera Theatre of Saint Louis and the St. Louis LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce

Inspired by Harvey Milk, this program features opening remarks by former White House aide, author, and political commentator Keith Boykin, followed by a conversation moderated by Boykin. Featuring panelists who are members of St. Louis’s LGBTQIA+ and political communities, the conversation will address the legacy of Harvey Milk and the significance of representation.

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Event information


Missouri History Museum


6:30 p.m. – Keynote, panel, and musical excerpts

Free to the public, no registration required.

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