Leland Moss Papers, 1976-1980 Coll2011.067*

Finding aid prepared by Marc LaRocque
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Title: Leland Moss Papers
Identifier/Call Number: Coll2011.067*
Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 1
Physical Description: 0.1 linear foot. [1 folder]
Date (inclusive): 1976-1980
Abstract: Manuscripts, newsletters, pamphlets, correspondence, flyers, notes, and interviews documenting journalistic activities of theater director and writer, Leland Moss, 1976-1980. Moss wrote for publications, including Gaysweek (New York) and the L.A. Weekly.
creator: Moss, Leland

Scope and Content

Manuscripts, newsletters, pamphlets, correspondence, flyers, notes, and interviews documenting journalistic activities of theater director and writer, Leland Moss, 1976-1980. Moss wrote for various publications, including Gaysweek (New York) and the L.A. Weekly. The bulk of the collection consists of copies of articles written by Moss.

Biographical Note

Leland Moss was a theater director, writer, and gay activist best known for The AIDS Show, "an acclaimed series of songs, monologues and short scenes," which he directed in San Francisco in 1984. He died in 1990 at the age of 41.
Source: "Obituary," The New York Times, 27 January 1990.

Processing Information

Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
In order to provide access to this collection, minimal processing on this collection was expedited in 2011. Date spans were given wherever possible, but do not reflect the most accurate inclusive dates.

Preferred Citation

Leland Moss Papers, Coll2011-067, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Gay and lesbian writers
Gay men's writings
Gay theater