Canvas Banner for Day of Silence

Day of silence banner
Title Canvas Banner for Day of Silence
Date Date Unknown
Description The national Day of Silence is a student-led event during which people take a vow of silence to focus attention on the harassment of LGBTQ people. First organized by students at the University of Virginia in 1996, it spread to schools around the nation the next year. Since 2001, it has been sponsored by the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN).
Donor Materials in this collection were given by multiple donors, including David Miller, Annabel Stephens, Rose Gladney, and Joshua Burford.
Collection Miller-Stephens GLBTQ UA Student Organization Collection
Repository The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections
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