SOUTHEASTERN, ARTS, MEDIA & EDUCATION PROJECT (ATLANTA, GA.)
Southeastern Arts, Media & Education Project (Atlanta, Ga.) records, 1986-1996

Emory University

Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

marbl@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8zv6m


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Southeastern, Arts, Media & Education Project (Atlanta, Ga.)
Title: Southeastern Arts, Media & Education Project (Atlanta, Ga.) records, 1986-1996
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 1015
Extent:10.5 linear ft. (11 boxes)
Abstract:Records of the Southeastern Arts, Media & Education Project in Atlanta, Georgia, from 1986-1996.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Special restrictions apply: In-process collection. As of June 23, 2014, this collection is closed to researchers for processing.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Related Materials in Other Repositories

Southeastern Arts, Media & Education Project (SAME) records, ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives.

Source

Gift, 2005.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Southeastern Arts, Media & Education Project (Atlanta, Ga.) records, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Unprocessed collection


Collection Description

Biographical Note

The Southeastern Arts, Media & Education Project was started in 1984 with a mission to provide education and expression during the AIDS crisis. The organization sponsored plays, the Out on Film Festival, Amethyst (a literary magazine), the Arts for Pride festival, and other events. The gay newspaper, Southern Voice, was a part of the organization for its first two years.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the records of the Southeastern Arts, Media & Education Project in Atlanta, Georgia, from 1986-1996. The collection includes correspondence, promotional materials and fliers related to Arts for Pride and the Out on Film festival, issues of Amethyst, newsletters, membership lists, grant applications, and board minutes. There is also a small amount of audiovisual material and photographs.

Arrangement Note

Unprocessed collection.



Container List

Box Folder Content
1 General files, A-C
2 General files, C-L
3 General files, L-W
4 General files, W-Z; T-shirts; Amethyst
5 Amethyst
6 Arts for Pride
7 1993 Film Festival
8 Financial records, 1986-1994
9 Financial records, 1994-1996
10 Grants, scripts, resumes
11 Audio-visual material
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