Quaker Lesbian and Gay Fellowship (United Kingdom)
Span Dates: 1974-1978; 1966-2004
There are two ephemeral collections at the Hall-Carpenter Archives. The first, the Friends Homosexual Fellowship Collection consists of newsletters, leaflets, a conference report, and an address by Jeremy Greenwood. The second, Quaker Lesbian and Gay Fellowship, includes early pamphlets: "Towards a Quaker view of sex: an essay by a group of Friends", published by the Friends Home Service Committee (London, 1966 reprint); Homosexuality from the inside", by David Blamires, published by the Social Responsibility Council of the Religious Society of Friends (London, 1973); and "Friends Homosexual Fellowship: a Quaker gay group", NUS Gay Rights Mailing no.4, nd, as well as many later publications.
Originally the Friends Homosexual Fellowship, it adopted this name in 1991.
There are no finding aids for the ephemera collection, but a search lists several collections with materials related to this Quaker group.
This collection is held in the ephemera collection of the Hall-Carpenter Archives at the British School of Economics and Politics Library (London, UK)
Friends/Quakers | United Kingdom