Trans Activism Oral History Project: Lynn Conway

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Short clip of Lynn Conway’s interview: https://vimeo.com/501803677

Lynn Conway (she/her) interviewed by Dr. Evan Taylor (they/them)
Original recording using Zoom platform on February 4, 2020.

Lynn talks about her life history from her 1968 firing from IBM, to her outing and activism in the early 2000’s, as well as her enormously successful online website and organizing.

Trans Activism Oral History Project – Presented in Collaboration with the LGBTQ Oral History Digital Collaboratory (project lead, Dr. Elspeth Brown), the Transgender Archives at the University of Victoria, and The ArQuives: Canada’s LGBTQ2+ Archives.
Historical and Geographical Coverage: New York; Michigan, USA; 1938-2020

For the full interview session, visit: https://vimeo.com/501793564
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