Posts tagged with ‘culture’

Hooking Up: gay men, spaces and desire 1960-2018 [Suitable 16+]

An interactive lecture exploring experiences of ‘hooking up’ at three bench marks in time between 1960 and the present day. Part of LGBT History Month 2018.

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LGBTQ+: The Nottingham Experience

A panel discussion including representatives from the Nottinghamshire LGBTQ community. Part of LGBT History Month 2018.

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India at 70: Historical and cultural reflections on 70 years of Indian Independence

A free, one-day conference marking the 70th anniversary of India’s independence.

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The politics of culture

A workshop for postgraduates and academics presented by the Centre for the Study of Social and Global Justice.

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[CANCELLED] Political upheaval and the LGBT community: building resilience in a changing world

This event explores the changing political climate and its impact on minority groups, the LGBT community in particular. There will also be a discussion around the need for intersectionality and building resilience. Speakers will include Mel Jeffs, manager of the Nottingham Women’s Centre and Paula Akpan, co-founder of the “I’m Tired” Project and writer for gal-dem. Part of LGBT History Month.

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Celebrate LGBT culture and history with free events

February is LGBT History Month, and The University of Nottingham is hosting a range of public […]

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In your head: spoken word expression of mental health

Come along to ‘In your head: spoken word expression of mental health’ in partnership with Rough Trade, featuring Jess Green, Eagle Spits and other performers.

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The Paris Commune and US Internationalism

The Department of American and Canadian Studies presents this talk from Dr J Michelle Coghlan, University of Manchester, examining the Paris Commune as a sensation and a lived practice of counter-remembrance in the long nineteenth century.

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Girl with all the Gifts = Pandora? Greek mythology in Mike Carey’s Melanie-stories

Dr Lynn Fotheringham, Department of Classics and part of the Centre for Ancient Drama and its Reception, gives this talk exploring the link between the Pandora figure in Greek mythology and upcoming film The Girl with all the Gifts, based on the novel by MR Carey.

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