Advancing LGBT Civil Rights


Alain Locke  Historic Marker Dedication African American Museum in Philadelphia  7th & Arch Streets 11:30 a.m.

A 2017 LGBT History Month Icon and graduate of Philadelphia’s Central High School, Alain Locke is considered the father of the Harlem Renaissance. He was the first African-American Rhodes Scholar, a writer, an educator, and a philosopher of race and culture. He earned his Ph.D. from Harvard University. For more information on the event in October, please contact


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