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Brighton LGBTQ+ History Club to celebrate 45 years of Switchboard

Graham Robson October 29, 2020

Brighton LGBTQ+ History Club to host a free event to celebrate 45 years of Switchboard on Sunday, November 15 from 6pm.

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OUTing the Past to host virtual symposium on Saturday, September 12

Graham Robson September 6, 2020

The symposium will see selected presenters join invited artists and practitioners to share their thoughts on creatively engaging with the LGBTQ+ past.

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BOOK REVIEW: Gay in the 80: From fighting for our rights to fighting for our lives : Colin Clews

April 27, 2017

Gay in the 80s examines a number of the events and issues in the UK, USA and Australia, giving a comprehensive perspective of LGBT reality during this decade The book covers the broad political context of the 1980s and takes a comparative approach to events in these countries from Clewes personal experience.

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BOOK REVIEW: A Little Gay History: Desire and Diversity Across the World

January 23, 2017

How old is the oldest chat-up line between men? Who was the first ‘lesbian’? Were ancient Greek men who had sex together necessarily ‘gay’? And what did Shakespeare think about cross-dressing? A Little Gay History takes objects ranging from Ancient Egyptian papyri and the erotic scenes on the Roman Warren Cup to images by modern artists including David Hockney and Bhupen Khakhar to consider questions such as these.

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