Black in Space Collection
This collction includes born digital files from Black in Space: A Virtual Black Pride Experience that was held May 21 - 25, 2020. The inaugural journey was a five day virtual series of experiences that celebrated the diversity and resilience of Black LGBTQ+ communities through storytelling and technology.
- Creation: 2020-05-21 - 2020-05-25
- Black in Space (Organization)
Language of Materials
English; American Sign Language (ASL)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is accessible only in The People's Archive reading room. Please contact us for an apointment.
Conditions Governing Use
This collection lacks performer and particiant releases. The collection may be used for research only, no reproduction is allowed.
Biographical / Historical
Makers Lab was started in April 2014 to build and support LGBTQ communites by creating zeor proof expereinces that celebrate life, art, and LGBTQ culture. They are a collective of creatives, catalysts, storytellers, and curators. Projects include Black in Space: A virtual Black Pride Experience, blknspace.tv: Futuristic TV for Black Qweirdos; Black Joy is Revolutionary: A Woolly Mammoth x Makers Lab Collab; and Respect Her Crank: A Go-Go Herstory Showcase. In 2020 this organization's name changed to Black in Space.
The collection is arragned by event, then by file type.
This collection was donated to the Library by Lee Levingston Perine in August, 2020.
- Black in Space Collection
- An inventory of the Black in Space Collection at DC Public Library
- Laura Farley
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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