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Welcome to Fairyland: Queer Miami Before 1940

08/24/2019 @ 2:00 pm 4:00 pm

HistoryMaker & Fellow Members are invited to join us for an exclusive reception and intimate conversation with Dr. Julio Capó Jr., curator of Queer Miami: A History of LGBTQ Communities. Julio will share the century long and multifaceted history of the gay community, featured in his book Welcome to Fairyland: Queer Miami Before 1940, which serves as the basis for the exhibitionDr. Capó will be available for a book signing following the presentation.

Guests will receive a complimentary copy of his book, Welcome to Fairlyland: Queer Miami Before 1940 (while supplies last).

This exclusive event is free with advance registration:



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HistoryMaker Level: $1000 | Fellow Level: $500


2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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101 West Flagler Street
Miami, 33130 United States


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