"A friend of Dorothy" was a 1940s euphemism / code word used for discussing sexual orientation without others knowing. This is A H.U.G.E ode to some uber slick past and present Lesbian icons.
Silent sapphic movies, to talkies and post Hays Code lezza films - does the girl get the girl? A slick list of sapphic movies from 1902 - to +2020. Sapphic Movies.
Celluloid closets, Paragraph 175, screaming queens, voguing, quilt panels... must watch queer documentaries.
Portraying Lady Macbeth, Joan of Arc, male impersonators... The Children's Hour, based on a true scandal in Scotland in 1810... Sapphic Theatre.
(Carol) The Price of Salt? It's a WWI ambulance driver who instigates a UK TRAIL! Must read Sapphic Books.
"Creativity takes courage" Matisse. For some of these ladies being a Sapphic artist took more courage. Girls vs Boys > sapphic artists.
Queens of the blues, Harlem bull daggers, a French resistant agent, a converted to hetty... Sapphic Singers.
Bravo to our sapphic trail-blazers, throughout history. Couraggio - shine bright like a diamond.
Marlene Dietrich secretly called her group of Hollywood lesbian and bi stars, her "Sewing Circle". Yours?
Check out more amazing girl friends of Dorthy.
Will you score? I challenge you to my Friends of Dorothy quiz
Track: "Love Me Sweet" (Saint Etienne Remix) by Kid Loco