LGBTQ+ History & Archives of the Desert


The Power of Story: How Local Media Put Gay Palm Springs on the Map

Palm Springs Cultural Center 2300 E. Barista Rd, Palm Springs, CA, United States

For a smaller community, Palm Springs has had significant, consistent LGBTQ media outlets over the decades. Did these outlets raise the community’s profile as an LGBTQ destination? Hear from local journalists Bruce Fessier, retired entertainment reporter for The Desert Sun, Nino Eilets, former business manager of The Bottom Line and editor of The Standard Magazine, ... Read more

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