LGBT HISTORY can be incorporated into history classes, or special programs dealing bullying, with the LGBT Community's part of America's Civil Rights Movement, Holocaust Studies, or for an LGBT Student group.
Rick uses his life experiences to tell what it was like being openly gay in the 1960's and 1970's and how being an early activist affected his life and career.
College Offices of LGBT Student Affairs
LGBT Community Centers
LGBT Studies College Programs
Gender Studies College Programs
High School Programs: Gay-Straight Alliances
Holocaust Museums & Study Centers
Synagogues & Other Religious Groups
Photo of the intersection of 7th Avenue and Christopher Street in Greenwich Village
during the political push to get a "Gay Rights Bill" passed in NYC in the 1980's.
A short award winning documentary made by high school juniors:
Jesse Berliner-Sachs, Sophie Whisnant, Meredith Criner, and Elizabeth Pasquerello.
Won first place in district National History Day Competition 2014.
Jeff Dupre, Mia Ettinger, Ray Hill, Jim Hubbard, Richard Landman, Gretta Schiller, and Marc Stein.
You can read more about the First March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights and their project by Clicking here
about Dr. Magnus Hirschfeld, featuring Rick Landman and Robert Beachy.
in the OUTLOUD PIONEER program
Photo from 2013 Heritage of Pride March with fellow GLF members.
Rick Landman is in the light blue T-shirt on the right in the photo in front of the Stonewall.
Rick Landman speaks at various college and other settings about what it was like coming out so young in 1965 and what it was like being openly gay back then. He also uses his first hand knowledge to discuss the growth of the American LGBT Rights Movement.
Rick Landman spoke at various synagogues for LGBT Pride Shabbat, telling the congregation what it was like coming out in 1965 and being proud of being both gay and Jewish.
NYU-Office of LGBT Student Affairs
SUNY at Buffalo
University of Minnesota at Duluth
Washington College Field Trip to NYC
Spring Valley Holocaust Museum
Museum of Jewish Heritage
NYC Public Libraries
Congregation Beit Simchat Torah (NYC)
Congregation Beth Shalom (Munich)
Hebrew Tabernacle Synagogue, NYC
Bay Ridge Jewish Center, NYC
Rick Landman, Esq. has 3 Masters Degrees, (including an Ed.M. in curriculum development) and a J.D. (cum laude) and over 30 years of teaching.
An individualized program can be developed for a high school or college course, or for students groups such as high school Gay-Straight Alliances, or LGBT college groups.
Topics from previous talks can be viewed if you scroll down below.
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Sample topics can be found below.
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ABOUT THE SPEAKER
LGBT (GAY) HISTORY TOPICS
THE PERSONAL LIFE OF RICK LANDMAN
SPECIAL TALKS THAT GROUPS HAVE ASKED FOR:
LGBT GERMAN HISTORY
LGBT JEWISH HISTORY
Sunday, January 22, 2012
TOPIC: "RECONCILING THE PAST: Why a gay Jewish Boy & Son of a Dachau Survivor became a German Citizen"
Located at the Spring Valley Holocaust Museum & Study Center
Thursday, March 24, 2011
TOPIC: BARUCH COLLEGE---"For the Bible Tells Me So: A Contemporary Perspective on Sacred Texts and Homosexuality In Islam, Judaism, and Christianity "
Part of an ongoing discussion spearheaded by the Baruch College "Dare to Engage" Task Force, Baruch College continues the "Dare to Engage" conversation focused on LGBT safety and inclusion on its campus with a frank discussion on religious acceptance and prohibition.
Richard Landman, long term member of the Congregation of Beth Simchat Torah; Jamiel Terry, LGBT activist and son of anti-abortion activist Randall Terry, Wolfman Productions; Faisal Alam, founder of the Al-Fatiha foundation; Boyanna Grubeshich, the Israel Fellow in Baruch College Hillel; Samer Araey, Chaplain at Baruch College; Kevin Ng, member of Baruch G.L.A.S.S.; Daniel A. Seda, graduate student at School of Public Affairs, Baruch College.
Sunday, July 26, 2009
TOPIC: "The Rise and Fall of the LGBT Rights Movement from 1897-1945"
At 1 pm. - At the Museum of Jewish Heritage in Battery Park City for CBST members as part of tour to see what was happening to the "homosexual community" during the Nazi Era.
Saturday, June 7, 2008
TOPIC: "Persecution of the Homosexual Community during the Nazi era--- a historical look through a personal family lens."
At 2 pm. - At the New York City Public Library - International Resource Center
Flushing Library, 41-17 Main Street, 3rd Floor, Flushing NY 11355
Near the Number 7 subway line to the Flushing stop.
Wednesday, November 7, 2007
Topic:"Kristallnacht- Holocaust Memorial Program"
at the Bronfman Center for Jewish Living 7 East 10th Street – 2nd floor FROM 7-8 p.m.
The Bronfman Center for Jewish Living at NYU
The Deutsches Haus at NYU
The Henry and Lucy Moses Center for Students with Disabilities
NYU Office of LGBT Student Services
Congregation Beth Simchat Torah
In addition, Rick Landman, a gay son and grandson of two Jewish men who were arrested and interned in Dachau on the day after Kristallnacht will make a presentation. Rick will not only relate the 24 hour history of how Kristallnacht affected his father’s life, but will also explain why he decided to reinstate German Citizenship to become a dual citizen. He is now a gay, Jewish, American son of Holocaust Survivors who is also a German citizen. The program will end with a question and answer period.
Thursday, May 25, 2006
Topic: PARAGRAPH 175 -The Movie and a Presentation Afterwards
At 7:00 pm - At the Jewish Center of Jackson Heights
37-06 77th Street, Jackson Heights, NY
Sponsored by the Holocaust Resource Center and Archives, Queensborough Community College.
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