Polish Women Writers Past and Present: ‘Enthusiasts’ of the 1840s and Today (LGBT History Month) - Wednesday 20 February 2019
Celebrating the 200th anniversary of the birth of Narcyza Żmichowska, the first Polish author to write about women’s friendship and sisterhood, education and independence.
Gay Times Tango (LGBT History Month) - Sunday 24 February 2019
In 1975 South London Gay Liberation Front organised the original Gay Times Tango in support of the Gay Times Festival. Fast forward to its 44th anniversary – February 2019 – and the Mayor of Lambeth, Christopher Wellbelove, is hosting a celebratory fundraiser event, compered by Timberlina.
Drag Queen Storytimes (LGBT History Month) - Tuesday 26 February 2019
Drag Queen Story Time is where fairy tales come to life. Presented by real Queens. This event will capture the imagination and fun of the gender fluidity of childhood.
Queer lives in print with writers Will Eaves and Jennifer Hodgson (LGBT History Month) - Wednesday 27 February 2019
Join Will Eaves (Murmur) and Jennifer Hodgson (Ed. The Unmapped Country: an anthology of Ann Quin writings) to discuss their recent books and the writing of queer lives.
Drag King workshop (LGBT History Month) - Sunday 3 March 2019
This workshop explores different expressions of gender through performance, particularly masculinity, in the form of drag ‘kinging’ (the opposite of drag queens!).