LGBT History Month Lecture
"A Great Unrecorded History": LGBTQ Heritage in World Cultures, a lecture by Professor Richard Parkinson
Introduced by the Vice Chancellor, Richard Parkinson, Professor of Egyptology and author of "A Little Gay History: Desire and Diversity across the World", will give the 2016 Oxford University LGBT History Month Lecture.
Date: 23 February 2016
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Oxford OX2 6GG
To book: This is a free event and all are welcome, however booking is recommended to be sure of a place: oxlgbt2016.eventbrite.co.uk
Poster: LGBT History Month Lecture 2016 (837kb)
Format: The lecture will start at 6pm and end at 7.15pm, there will be a drinks reception afterwards.
Accessibility: Accessibility information for the Mathematical Institute can be viewed here: www.admin.ox.ac.uk/access/dandt/mpls/andrewwilesbuilding/
Recording: We are making a video recording of the lecture for people who are unable to attend, and may also be taking photographs. If you would prefer not to appear in any filming, please let the filming team know.
LGBT History Month 2010 - 2015
To celebrate LGBT History Month the University of Oxford holds an annual lecture with high profile speakers in the month of February. Past speakers have included Paul Gambaccini (2010), Angela Eagle (2011), Professor Andrew Hodges (2012), Val Mcdermid (2013), Professor Diarmaid MacCulloch (2014) and Ruth Hunt (2015). You can listen to podcasts of three of the lectures here:
- Professor Andrew Hodges: Alan Turing: The One Who Became a Zero
- Val Mcdermid: A Queer-Like Smell
- Ruth Hunt: LGBT equality in the 21st Century
If you would like to get involved in next years event please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The Student Union LGBTQ Campaign also run various events for LGBT History Month to get involved contact email@example.com.