June 19—“The Rainbow Fleur de Lis: A History of LGBT+ New Orleans.” Lecture by Frank Perez. 6:00pm, Alvar Branch of the New Orleans Public Library, 913 Alvar St. Perez is President of the LGBT+ Archives Project of Louisiana.
June 23—Author Robert Fieseler speaks at St. George’s Episcopal Church about the Up Stairs Lounge Fire. Noon, 4600, St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Fieseler is the author Tinderbox: The Untold Story of the Up Stairs Lounge fire and the Rise of Gay Liberation.
June 26—“The Rainbow Fleur de Lis: A History of LGBT+ New Orleans.” Lecture by Frank Perez. Noon, National Park Service, 419 Decatur St., New Orleans.
June 26—Author Robert Fieseler speaks about his book, Tinderbox, at the main branch of the New Orleans Public Library. 6:00pm, 219 Loyola Ave.
June 27—Historian Roberts Batson premiers “Strange Bedfellows Make Politics: New Orleans LGBTQ Political History,” a new multimedia, one-man show. 6:00pm, Café Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans.
June 29—”Gay Mardi Gras Celebration of Stonewall.” 3:00pm, Grand Pre’s Bar, 834 N. Rampart St., New Orleans.