Provisional programme for the free day of talks on LGBT History on Sunday 12th February 2017 at Exeter Phoenix – see more details here.
We are asking people to book for the (FREE) keynote talk only – please book here. All other talks on Sunday 12th are not ticketed – please just drop in!
Event opens 11am for visiting stalls by local organisations and groups in the foyer.
|VENUE||Dance Studio||Drama Studio|
|11.30-12.00||Jon Evans (University of Portsmouth) & Ting Guo (University of Exeter) – Translating for Change: Underground Queer Cinema and LGBT activist translators in China||Michael Halls (Intercom Trust) – How the grassroots shaped the landscape|
|12.00-12.30||Dominic Janes (Keele University) – Cartooning queers from the Georgian dandies to Oscar Wilde||John Vincent (The Network) – Flicking back the pages …|
|12.30-13.00||Jack Sargent (University of Exeter) – Oscar Wilde’s Grindr Profile: What Can Digital Dating Offer a Nineteenth-century Decadent?||Surat-Shaan Knan (Liberal Judaism) – Twilight People: Stories of Faith and Gender Beyond the Binary|
|13.00-14.00||LUNCH BREAK (self-funded)
Please remember to visit the Twilight People exhibition at the Central Library!
|14:00 -14.30||Tony Fenwick (Schools OUT) – From Gay Teachers to OUTing the Past: a Brief History of Schools OUT UK.|
|14.30-15.00||Robert Howes – Opening the public sphere to LGBT issues in the Bristol region, 1980-2000||Laura Rowe (University of Exeter) – Sex at Sea: Homosexuality and the Royal Navy in the Great War|
|15.00-15.30||Peter Scott-Presland (The Campaign for Homosexual Equality) – Punting with Pride||Caroline Paige – True Colours: Trailblazing Transgender Service in the Military|
|15.30-16.00||Darienne Flemington and Mark Kelly (UNISON) – Out and Proud in Trade Unions||Cheryl Morgan (OutStories Bristol) – Chosen of the Goddess: Trans Women in the Ancient World|
|VENUE||Studio 74 (Cinema)|
|16.30-17.30||KEYNOTE: Diana Souhami – Gluck, Radclyffe Hall, Violet Trefusis and other Notable Lesbians|