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Rainbow warrior : my life in color / Gilbert Baker.

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg BIO BAKER (Text) 32826014202824 Adult Biography Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Hanover Branch 921 BAKE (Text) 39391100328259 Nonfiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 306.766 BAKE (Text) 39231033572989 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 921 Baker, Gilbert (Text) 31951004407802 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781641601504
  • Physical Description: xiv, 232 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, [2019]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
A bolt of lightning -- Dreaming of a life over the rainbow -- I am not a homosexual -- A door opens -- Stitching a rainbow -- Victory and backlash -- Raining on my parade -- Life at the Clown Hotel -- The birth of Sister Chanel 2001-- Bobbi took off his socks -- Working for the enemy -- Stoning the Pope -- Rock bottom and rebel rebirth -- Pink Jesus and the holy war -- Spreading my wings -- Dorothy goes to Gotham -- Defending the rainbow -- Russians, bobbins, flashbulbs, and tears -- The winter of my discontent -- Clash of the divas -- An affair to remember, a night to forget -- Last shift at the Sequin Mine -- A bump in the road -- The chiffon rebellion -- A day in court, a night at the Stonewall -- A magician, a mile of scarf, and a pair of scissors -- The hatchet is buried -- Invisible, with liberty and justice for all.
Summary, etc.:
"The never-published memoir of the visual artist and social justice activist who created the Rainbow Flag, which became an international emblem of the modern LGBTQ+ movement"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Baker, Gilbert, 1951-2017.
Gay activists > United States > Biography.
Artists > United States > Biography.
Gay liberation movement > United States > History.
Flags > United States > History.
Rainbows in art.

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