|About the Visiting Scholar program|
The Leather Archives & Museum Visiting Scholar program provides a stipend and travel support to selected scholars to use the collections of the LA&M. Scholars with academic appointments, graduate students and independent scholars doing work in arenas related to the LA&M collections are encouraged to apply for the annual award. The 2013-2014 program is expected to begin in early 2013.
About Leather Archives & Museum
The Leather Archives & Museum is a library, museum and archives pertaining to leather and alternative sexual communities. The geographic collection scope is worldwide and includes all sexual orientations and genders. The library collection contains books, magazines, scholarly publications, films and electronic resources related to the subject matter. The museum collection contains original erotic art and artifacts from alternative sex organizations and individuals. The archival collection contains unpublished papers and records from notable activists, artists, businesses and organizations related to the subject matter. For more information about the LA&M, please visit http://www.leatherarchives.org.