Wednesday, October 28, 2015

“This is Dr H Anonymous, who said “I’m a homosexual, I am...



"This is Dr H Anonymous, who said "I'm a homosexual, I am a psychiatrist," to a convention of the American Psychiatric Association in 1972. He had to wear a #mask and a #wig to disguise himself or he would have been fired from his job at @TempleUniversity. Why would he have been fired? Because #homosexuality was still classified as a mental illness. 22 years later Dr John E Fryer revealed that he was Dr H Anonymous.

Our Center for Education and Public Initiatives will celebrate this piece of #LGBThistory on Thursday 29 October 5-7pm with an @Out4STEM #Masquerade. To find out more visit @cepidirector_at_mutter or email education@collegeofphysicians.org. #lgbt and #lgbtallies welcome! (Note: Tickets to the Mischief Beer Garden must be bought online separately). #gayphilly #philadelphia #lgbtphilly" By muttermuseum on Instagram.



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