ONE Archives Exhibit Highlights Queer L.A. Mags Dating Back to the 1940s

An exhibit from the ONE Archives in Los Angeles showcases the role of Southern California in the creation of LGBT publishing and activism. Check out some of these daring and confrontational publications.

BY Neal Broverman

February 02 2013 1:06 PM ET

Fertile La Toyah Jackson Magazine, No. 2 (c. late-1980s)
Produced by L.A. queercore legend Vaginal Davis, Fertile La Toyah Jackson Magazine focused on the life, thoughts and rants of the zines’ namesake character, Fertile, shown here on the zine’s cover.