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Making Gay History is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that brings LGBTQ history to life through the voices of the people who lived it — creating podcasts and documentaries, sourcing and licensing archival materials, producing events, and developing LGBTQ-inclusive educational resources.


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In March 2020, New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development produced Making Gay History: Before Stonewall, a documentary theater play adapted from the Making Gay History book and podcast by playwright and professor Joe Salvatore.

The play is available for licensing. Find out more here.