Let's Talk about "Gay Palm Springs"

Let's Talk about "Gay Palm Springs"

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The Palm Springs Historical Society presents Let's Talk about "Gay Palm Springs" The history of gay life in Palm Springs - how it became a resort town for gay men and a mecca for gay culture.

About Your Host: 
Robert Stone first visited Palm Springs in 1978 and has lived here since 2005. In 2007, he wrote "Postcards from Palm Springs", a memoir chronicling his extraordinary experiences during his first year in the desert. The book landed him on the cover of The LA Times and in 2012 Robert was cast in a Canadian reality TV series inspired by his book. The show, "Golden Gays", was the first TV series focusing on the lives of LGBT people over the age of 55, shown in Canada and Europe. Robert currently ran for a seat on the Palm Springs City Council.