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December 2017

Who’s Gonna Love Me Now? World AIDS Day screening

1st December 2017 @ 17:30 - 20:00
Queens Building, LT.1, Queens Drive
Exeter, EX4 4QH
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5.30pm, in Queen’s LT1 Introduced by Dr João Florêncio https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3p2uvYfehuE&feature=youtu.be  

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January 2018

Visiting Speaker: Professor Kecia Ali, “Sex, Enslavement, and Consent in Islamic Law”

9th January @ 17:00 - 18:30

Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies lecture room Visiting Speaker: Professor Kecia Ali, "Sex, Enslavement, and Consent in Islamic Law: Approaches, Aims, and Audiences" This is the keynote lecture of the Islamic Law and Sexuality conference, but all are welcome to attend this open lecture.

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Pink Flamingos (Queer Screens 2018)

15th January @ 16:30 - 19:00
Queens Building, LT.1, Queens Drive
Exeter, EX4 4QH
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Free

Screening of Pink Flamingos (Dir. John Waters, USA, 1972 English, 107 mins, colour) All welcome! Part of Queer Screens 2018, an Art History and Visual Culture film series Programmed by Dr João Florêncio https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IOLSibVVKw&feature=youtu.be

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Workshop: Exploring the history of modern sex advice

19th January @ 15:00 - 17:00
Building:One, University of Exeter EX4 6TG + Google Map

This workshop, run as a joint endeavour between the Sexual Knowledge Unit and Exeter's Rethinking Sexology project, will explore the history of sex advice in the modern world. It will feature papers from Dr Ben Mechen (UCL), Dr Caroline Rusterholz (Birkbeck), and Linnea Tillema (QMUL/Uppsala). Pearson Teaching Room, Building:One, Streatham Campus   ----------------------------------------   Dr Caroline Rusterholz (Birkbeck) Women Doctors and Sexual Disorders in England (1930s-1970s) This presentation explores the expansion of birth control sessions in Family Planning Centres towards…

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Screening of Sebastiane (Queer Screens 2018)

22nd January @ 16:30 - 18:30

Queen’s LT1 Screening of Sebastiane (Dir. Derek Jarman, UK, 1976, Latin (subtitled), 85 min, colour) All welcome! Part of Queer Screens 2018, an Art History and Visual Culture film series Programmed by Dr João Florêncio https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IOLSibVVKw&feature=youtu.be

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Happy Together (春光乍洩) (Queer Screens 2018)

29th January @ 16:30 - 18:30
Queens Building, LT.1, Queens Drive
Exeter, EX4 4QH
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Screening of Happy Together (春光乍洩) Dir. Wong Kar-wai Hong Kong, 1997 Cantonese, Mandarin, Spanish, English (subtitled) 96 min, colour All welcome! Part of Queer Screens 2018, an Art History and Visual Culture film series Programmed by Dr João Florêncio https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IOLSibVVKw&feature=youtu.be

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February 2018

O Fantasma (Queer Screens 2018)

5th February @ 16:30 - 18:30
Queens Building, LT.1, Queens Drive
Exeter, EX4 4QH
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Screening of O Fantasma Dir. João Pedro Rodrigues Portugal, 2000 Portuguese (subtitled) 90 min, colour All welcome! Part of Queer Screens 2018, an Art History and Visual Culture film series Programmed by Dr João Florêncio https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IOLSibVVKw&feature=youtu.be

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Biological Discourses: Charlo tte Woodford (Cambridge), Godela Weiss-Sussex (Cambridge), Cyd Sturgess (Sheffield)

8th February @ 15:00 - 17:00
Digital Humanities Seminar Room, The Queen's Dr
Exeter, EX4 4QH
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Free

Digital Humanities Seminar Room Please note that the lecture theatre is in the new Digital Humanities Lab. It can be accessed through the DH Lab Main Entrance in the Car Park at the back of the Queen’s Building. Seminar on "Biological Discourses: Science, Sexuality and the Novel around 1900" With presentations from: Dr Charlotte Woodford (University of Cambridge) Dr Godela Weiss-Sussex (University of Cambridge) Cyd Sturgess (University of Sheffield) Part of the ‘Medical History and Humanities’ seminar series. Do look out…

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The Blossoming of Maximo Oliveros (Queer Screens 2018)

12th February @ 16:30 - 18:30
Queens Building, LT.1, Queens Drive
Exeter, EX4 4QH
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Screening of The Blossoming of Maximo Oliveros Dir. Auraeus Solito Philippines, 2005 Filipino (subtitled) 100 min, colour All welcome! Part of Queer Screens 2018, an Art History and Visual Culture film series Programmed by Dr João Florêncio https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IOLSibVVKw&feature=youtu.be

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Rebellious Sound Archive Meets LGBT History Month

15th February @ 15:30 - 17:30

Thursday 15th February 2018 – 3.30-5.30pm – Exeter Phoenix Cafe Bar. Dreadnought Co-Director Natalie McGrath and Dr Jana Funke from the Institute of Sexology (University of Exeter), will host the Rebellious Sounds Archive, whilst sharing  Jana’s research of LGBTQ women from the women’s suffrage campaign at Exeter Phoenix. Come along, say hello and be part of the conversation as it is a drop in session.   You will also be welcome to experience the listening booth’s stories of the Rebellious Sounds Archive.  It might be you also…

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