Tuesday September 2nd, 2014, 5:24 am (EDT)

Listen to the NYC Book Launch for Magnus Hirschfeld: The Origins of the Gay Liberation Movement

Magnus Hirschfeld by Ralf Dose

The Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung–New York Office recently hosted a book launch for Magnus Hirschfeld: The Origins of the Gay Liberation Movement, with author Ralf Dose

Dose was joined by Steven Thrasher, a Contributing Editor at BuzzFeed. Thrasher was named Journalist of the Year 2012 by the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association for his investigative feature writing in the New York Times, Village Voice and Out magazine.

You can listen to audio of the event below, courtesy of the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung:

magnus hirschfeld book launch

Kazembe Balagun of the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung, Steven Thrasher, and Ralf Dose

See more photos from the book launch here