Interview with Richard Giglio the associate coordinator for the "From All Walks Of Life" walk to benefit AIDS services in Boston, 1989 May 21

Title

Interview with Richard Giglio the associate coordinator for the "From All Walks Of Life" walk to benefit AIDS services in Boston, 1989 May 21

Date

1989-05-21

Description

In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on May 21, 1989, host Peter Stickel interviews Richard Giglio about the "From All Walks Of Life" walk to benefit AIDS services. Giglio describes the charity walk for AIDS, detailing the specifics of the event. The walk is on June 4, 1989, 20,000 people are expected to participate, and the event is projected to raise 1.5 million dollars for 33 different LGBTQ organizations in Boston that support people impacted by AIDS. The program is interrupted by a commercial for the Gay Party Line phone service and again for a song by Joe Bracko called "A Friend in My Pocket."

Creator

Boston's Other Voice

Subject

Giglio, Richard; AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts; Boston (Mass.); Lesbians; Gay men; Bisexuals; Transgender people

Contributor

Stickel, Peter

Publisher

The History Project: Documenting LGBTQ Boston

Rights

Copyright restrictions may apply. Email info@historyproject.org for more information.

Type

Sound

Format

audio/mp3

Identifier

THP-046-BOV-067_19890521

Duration

28:56

Bit Rate/Frequency

128000

Citation

Boston's Other Voice, “Interview with Richard Giglio the associate coordinator for the "From All Walks Of Life" walk to benefit AIDS services in Boston, 1989 May 21,” Documented | Digital Collections of The History Project, accessed November 11, 2019, https://historyproject.omeka.net/items/show/97.

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