LAE LIBRARY BLOG,LGBT history in LSE Archives and Special Collections, Print

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This is the official blog of LSE Library, featuring a mixture of news, opinion, information and research related to the Library’s work.

February is LGBT history month and the First National Literary Festival of LGBT History is taking place this year in Manchester. In recognition of these events, there is an overview of LGBT collections held in LSE Archives below.
Co-incidentally, an interesting news item on the eve of LGBT History Month is the announcement by Selfridges that it will be launching gender-neutral clothing and is the first British retailer to respond to this increasing demand. From March this year, the Agender range will be available for six weeks. Campaigners have welcomed this move saying that gender stereotypes need to be challenged.
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