Talks LGBTQ+ History Month

Here is a list of online talks and seminars happening in February! For more information and how to access each event, click the links

“Non-binary Spanish Today”, with Ártemis López
Ártemis López is a PhD Candidate in Linguistics at the Universidade de Vigo, where they research non-binary Spanish. This event is organised as part of LGBT+ History Month at Wolfson College
February 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Being queer and Muslim: rejecting Islamophobia and homonationalism
 A conversation between Zainabb Hull and Morwan Osman on being queer and Muslim.
February 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Section 28 and its Legacy
Bethan Rees and David Lynch share their experiences of working as LGBTQ+ teachers under Section 28.
February 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Queer(y)ing the Past
A series of short talks, co-organised by the University of Cambridge Archaeological Field Club, will explore the topics of sexuality and gender in the past.
February 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

“It’s a Sin” – A review and discussion of the programme and the impact of AIDs in the 1980s
A panel and audience discussion with guest Lord Chris Smith former MP and cabinet Minister.
February 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Intersectionality as Means to Social Justice
riham sheble talks about intersectionality as a crucial approach to try to achieve social justice and equity specifically for LGBTQIA+ communities.
February 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

See also  LGBTQ+ History Month 2021

Anne Damer’s Place in Queer History
Strawberry Hill House hosts a series of online talks which explore the House, its occupants and our cultural understanding of LGBTQ+ history during the long 18th century.
February 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Sexual Health, Activism and the Arrival of HIV/AIDS: the Story Behind It’s a Sin
University of Cambridge LGBT+ History Month lecture; Our guest speakers are Dr Richard McKay and PhD student George Severs.
February 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Queer Cultures: Kadji Amin, ‘Taxonomically Queer?’
Hosted by the University of Cambridge’s Queer Cultures.
February 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Past events

A History of UK’s LGBTQ+ Rights with Morgan Page
Morgan Page, a writer, performance + video artist, and activist, takes us through the histories of LGBTQ+ rights in the UK.
February 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Facilitating inclusion: Non-binary experiences of sport and physical activity
Lauren Whitehouse talks about her research into non-binary experiences of sport and physical activity.
February 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Experience of being a LGBT advisor to the Government Equalities Office
Professor Catherine Meads talks about her experience as a Government Advisor on the UK Government Equalities Office LGBT Advisory Panel.
February 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Queer Cultures: Cameron Awkward-Rich, ‘Refuse: on Dissociative Trans Masculinities’
Hosted by the University of Cambridge’s Queer Cultures.
February 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm