Gay Bars + Activism

Friday, May 24th, 2024

4-6 PM

Humanities Gateway 1341


Learn about the history of gay bars in Orange County with undergraduate History major Savannah Gonzales! Savannah will be presenting her research and maps of local gay bars from the 1970s through the 1990s. 

+ Discover the amazing story of one of America's first gay mayors, Robert (Bob) Gentry of Laguna Beach! Undergraduate History major Hunter Ung will provide us with an overview of Mr. Gentry's life, and moderate a LIVE Q&A session with Mr. Gentry himself!


This event is sponsored by UCI Humanities Center, UCI Departments of Gender and Sexuality Studies & History, and UCI Libraries. Questions? Contact