I went to a talk tonight called "Curator's Bare All" at the Chicago History Museum, where Out in Chicago curators Jill Austin and Jennifer Brier discussed their exhibit with Bill Savage, a professor at Northwestern University, and the amazing writer and sex advice columnist Dan Savage. It was thrilling to hear queer history talked about within a museum setting. The exhibit closes in a few weeks and I need to go back to spend more time with it before then, as it was closed after the talk so I only saw a small portion of it.
And, I met Dan Savage!!! I was totally starstruck, but I managed to cool my nerves long enough to tell him how much I love him (and his podcast!) and get a photo. So here it is: