Bay Times Profiles

Our thanks to San Francisco Bay Times for their ongoing support. Below, links to articles about our honorees written by historian Bill Lipsky.


Jane Addams: Cultural Feminist

James Baldwin: Passionate Voice for Racial and Sexual Justice

George Choy: Youth / HIV Activist

Federico Garcia Lorca: Deep Songs of the Soul

Allen Ginsberg: Voice of a Generation

Keith Haring: Artist of Populism, Life and Love

Harry Hay: Sexual Revolutionary

Christine Jorgensen: Transgender Pioneer

Frida Kahlo: Artist and Icon

Del Martin: San Francisco’s Own

Yukio Mishima: Silk and Insight

Bayard Rustin: Civil Rights Legend

Randy Shilts: Heroic Journalist

Gertrude Stein: Modernist Before Her Time

Sylvester: Mighty Gay Realness

Alan Turing: Father of Computing

Tom Waddell: Gay Olympian

Oscar Wilde: Timeless Wit

Tennessee Williams: Playwright of the Human Condition

Virginia Woolf: Lyricist of Feminism