Event Preview: Reading Images – Queer Re/presentation and Identity

Next week, in collaboration with the Student Union and the Institute for Advanced Teaching and Learning (IATL), Queer History Warwick presents ‘Reading Images: Queer Re/presentation and Identity’. This event will be run by Hannah Ayres, a second year PhD candidate who specialises in queer re/presentation in museums.

Event preview: Impossible Desire

Tomorrow brings us our final event of what has been a very busy and very successful term. In a way, we are returning to the group’s origins as we host a reading group based on Gayatri Gopinath’s book Impossible Desires: Queer Diasporas and South Asian Public Culture.

Event preview: CSWG & Queer Asia Book Launch

On Monday 21st October, we are holding a joint book launch with our friends at Queer Asia for Queer Asia: Decolonising and Reimagining Sexuality and Gender. On Friday 25th October, we are holding a joint session with the University of Warwick’s Centre for the Study of Women and Gender (CSWG) entitled ‘When feminism wins: gaining the right to abortion in Ireland’.

Event preview: Queering the British Library

Next Tuesday (15th October), we will host our first event of the year. Steven Dryden, Broadcasts Recording Curator at the British Library, is coming to run a two-part session called ‘Queering the British Library’. This event is being run in conjunction with Warwick Oral History Network and The Library.