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‘Dear Community’ Exhibit Reception

April 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Collage of letters and documents from the Tretter Collection (Art/Darren Terpstra)

Collage of letters and documents from the Tretter Collection (Art/Darren Terpstra)Join the Tretter Collection and Curator Aiden M. Bettine on April 9 to celebrate the exhibit, “Dear Community: Mail, Correspondence, and Postal Activism in LGBTQ History.” By incorporating love letters, personal ads, mail order catalogs, and reader written periodicals from the 1950s through today, this exhibit shows how sending mail has been a vehicle for queer and trans people to find themselves, find each other, and build community.

This event is free and open to all. Please register if you plan to attend.

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What: ‘Dear Community’ Exhibit Reception
When: Tuesday, April 9, 6-8 p.m. | Doors open at 6 p.m. | Remarks at 6:15 p.m. | Reception follows the program
Where: Elmer L. Andersen Library, room 120 and atrium | Parking and directions


April 9
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Elmer L. Andersen Library, Room 120
222 21st Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN, 55455 United States
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