Nineteen fifties; Hollywood (Calif.) -- Fiction; Secretaries; Closeted gays;
Poster for the 2004 comedy film "Straight Jacket." Written and directed by Richard Day. Starring Matt Letscher, Carrie Preston, and Adam Greer. This film was shown at the 2005/18th Annual Connecticut Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.
Homosexuality -- United States -- Personal narratives; Homosexuality -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut; Gay pride parades;
Interview conducted by Amanda Abbott. Carol Gale is a lesbian and feminist activist who was the chair of CT Pride. Gale was responsible for the gay Pride festival and parade in Hartford for the years 1982-1990. She describes how and why the...