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Brighton Trans*formed website launches!

Besi Besemar March 8, 2015

The Brighton trans*formed project have launched their new website designed by Melanie Menard. The site features photographs and the full interview transcripts that formed the basis of the Brighton trans*formed book, published last October. Funded by Heritage Lottery Fund, Brighton Trans*formed is a ground-breaking digital project that highlights transgender lives in Brighton – “powerful stories that need to be told, and shared.”

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A Trans*gender awareness event for LGBT history month

Besi Besemar February 6, 2015

Brighton Trans*formed are presenting a Trans*Gender awareness event for LGBT History Month, featuring international trans* artist Justin Vivian Bond’s new book, Tango: My Childhood, Backwards and in High Heels.
The event will be compered by comedian and broadcaster Claire Parker and will include live readings and recordings from QueenSpark Books’ groundbreaking Brighton Trans*formed.

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Brighton Trans*formed launch party

Besi Besemar September 25, 2014

Brighton Trans*formed was launched at a reception at Jubilee Library in Brighton last night, September 24. The groundbreaking book published by QueenSpark Books chronicles the lives and experiences of Brighton and Hove’s Transgender community. It is a beautifully edited compendium of writing, memories, oral histories, design, photography and features, presenting the rich variety of Trans* lives in […]

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