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Thane Walker Collection on The Prosperos

Collection no.:
Coll2011.085

Description:
Course prospectus, flyers, pamphlets, newsletters, correspondence, essays, articles, class notes and other material from The Prosperos, co-founded by Thane Walker, 1966-1980. Founded in Florida in 1956, then based in Los Angeles in the 1960s and early 1970s, the Prosperos espoused (principally through the writings of co-founder Walker) a program of transformative spiritual education that combined mysticism, psychology, astrology, as well as an openness to homosexuality, bisexuality and androgyny.

Dates:
1966-1980

Extent:
0.4 linear foot.
[5 folders]

Language(s):
English

Subject(s):
Gay activists
Gay men's writings
Gays--Education
Mysticism
Spirituality

Corporate Name(s):
The Prosperos.

Conditions governing access:
Contact ONE archivist regarding access restrictions.

Preferred citation:
Thane Walker Collection on The Prosperos, Coll2011-085, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

Record date:
(c) 2011

Contact Information:
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
909 West Adams Boulevard
Los Angeles, California, 90007
(213) 821-2771
askone@usc.edu