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Hallelujah Our Heroes

Hallelujah Our Heroes: Panel on AIDS
Dave Hayward, Julie Rhoad, Craig Washington and Dr. Jessie Peel
November 21, 2013


Hayward, Dave

Interviewee: Dave Hayward
Interviewer: Lola Ibitoye
Date of Interview: December 4, 2010
Extent: 1 compact disc

Excerpt: Dave Hayward talks about conducting oral histories for Touching Up Our Roots.


A core member of Atlanta's 1972 Gay Pride committee, Dave Hayward is one of the first openly gay journalists in Atlanta and Georgia. He has written for LGBT publications, including The Advocate, OUT Magazine, and Frontiers, as well as mainstream publications such as People and Backstage Magazine.

Working with gay activist Berl Boykin, Hayward co-founded Touching Up Our Roots, Inc., Georgia's LGBT History Project. Working with Touching Up Our Roots' administrator, Fred Brazzell, he has interviewed many LGBT activists in the state. Hayward currently serves on the National Center for Civil and Human Rights Global Advisory Board.



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