Harvey Milk's radical vision of equality - Lillian Faderman
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Randy Shilts, The Mayor of Castro Street: The Life and Times of Harvey Milk, St. Martin’s Press, 1982.
Lillian Faderman, Harvey Milk: His Lives and Death, Yale University Press, 2018. https://yalebooks.yale.edu/book/9780300222616/harvey-milk
An excellent collection of interviews that Milk gave to the press is:
Vince Emery, ed., The Harvey Milk Interviews: In His Own Words, Vince Emery Productions, 2012.
Many of the speeches and articles written by Milk are collected in:
Jason Edward Black and Charles E. Morris, eds., An Archive of Hope: Harvey Milk’s Speeches and Writings, University of California Press, 2013.
Younger students will enjoy this children’s book about Harvey Milk:
Rob Sanders, The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag, Penguin, 2018.
In addition, there are two Academy Award winning films about Milk, a documentary and a fictionalized film:
The documentary is The Times of Harvey Milk, director: Rob Epstein, 1984
The fictionalized film is Milk, director: Gus Van Sant, 2008
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