Mead Overbeck

Title

Mead Overbeck

Description

Mead Overbeck shares her journey as a lesbian. Overbeck discusses her passion for teaching, the environment, and women-identified spaces and groups. Overbeck details her path to identifying as a lesbian over the course of marriage and parenthood.

Subject

Closeted gays.
Coming out (Sexual orientation)
Homosexuality--Social aspects.
Lesbianism.
Lesbians
Lesbians--Identity.
Lesbians--Family relationships.
Lesbians--United States--Social conditions.
Sexual minorities' families.
Sexual minorities.
Sexual minorities--Identity.
Sexual orientation.
Universities and colleges.
Marriage
Wayne County (Ky.)
Child rearing
Lexington (Ky.).

Format

video

Identifier

2018oh532_lgbtq035

Interviewer

Adriana Sisko

Interviewee

Mead Overbeck

Interview Keyword

Childhood
Families.
Miami (Fla.)
Homesteaders
Arts camps
Hippies
Teachers
Teaching
Lesbian youth.
Lesbian teenagers
Lesbian teachers
Sexual minority youth
College students--Social conditions
Homophobia.

Files

out_overbeck.PNG


Citation

“Mead Overbeck,” OutSouth: LGBTQ+ Oral History Project, accessed December 6, 2019, https://www.nunncenter.net/outsouth/items/show/52.