Mitsuki Fujio

Mitsuki is a fourth-year student from Yokohama, Japan, majoring in sociology. He will be working for and with Professor John Petrus from Spanish Department for his GLBT Historical Society Archives project whose primary data resource is the diaries of a Cuban-American gay man, Roberto Jesus Vargas. Some of the main tasks for this project include transcribing portions of Vargas’ diaries, tagging certain entries with keywords, and creating timelines that put Vargas’ experiences in perspective with important dates and events concerning the HIV/AIDS crisis.