OUTing the Past 2019 Conference Speaker: Patrick James McDonagh

Patrick James McDonagh will be presenting during the “Building and Documenting Communities” panel at the OUTing the Past 2019 Conference. Patrick currently serves as a PhD researcher at the European University Institute Florence. In recent years Irish society has undergone a dramatic cultural transformation, leaving behind the image of a socially conservative society dominated by the Roman Catholic Church. This …

OUTing the Past 2019 Conference Speaker: Giuseppe Grispino

Giuseppe Grispino will be presenting during the “Examining Solidarity through Literary Sources and Perspectives” panel session. Giuseppe is currently serving as an Independent Scholar at Colgate University (New York, USA). Queering the Taiwanese Status Quo Since I was a child, I have been reading books from all around the world. In the summer of 2017, as I was finishing my …

OUTing the Past 2019 Conference Speaker: Joseph Galliano

Joseph Galliano will be presenting with Molly Merriman (Kent State University) at this year’s OUTing the Past Conference. Joseph is the founder and CEO of Queer Britain, and Molly serves as the Research Director for the project.  Origins, Missions and Visions of Queer Britain, the National LGBTQ+ Museum Historically, whatever our opponents might say, LGBTQ+ people have so often been …

OUTing the Past 2019 Conference Speakers: Paula Devine & Gemma Carney

Paula Devine and Gemma Carney will present at this year’s OUTing the Past Conference as members of the “Solidarity, Public Attitudes, and the Media” panel. They are both members of the ARK (www.ark.ac.uk) team, and are based in the School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work at Queen’s University Belfast.  Paula is coordinator of the Northern Ireland Life and Times …

OUTing The Past 2019 Festival Programme: Cork

Launch Event Date: Friday, March 1st Time: 6:30pm – 8.30pm Venue: Gay Project, 4 South Terrance, T12 DP46 Welcome: Colette Finn, Chair of the Gay Project. Launch: Cllr John Buttimer & Senator David Norris Performance: Leeside Lezzies: LINC Drama Group, directed by Sonya Mathews & written by Orla Egan Social: Wine Reception followed by a social in Fionnbarra’s Popular LGBT+ ...

OUTing The Past 2019 Festival Programme: NYC Irish Centre

Outing the Past @ the NYC Irish Center: A celebration of Irish LGBT History Saturday, February 16, 2019; 1pm to 6pm Cost of Entry: Free Featuring… Dr. Brian Lacey – on the history of homosexuality in precolonial Celtic Ireland Marie Mulholland – on lesbians’ role in the Easter Rising, focusing on lifelong couple and comrades-in-arms, Dr. Kathleen Lynn and Madelyn ffrench-Mullen …

OUTing The Past 2019 Festival Programme: Liverpool

Come and join us this LGBT History Month at The Museum of Liverpool, 23 February, for our OUTing the Past Festival of LGBT History. This year we are one of 18 venues in the UK and Ireland, Norway, Sweden and New York! Speakers will be coming from around the UK , including some home-grown talent. It will be a bumper …

OUTing The Past 2019 Festival Programme: Dublin

OUTing The Past 2019 will be celebrated at the National Gallery of Ireland in Dublin on 23. March 2019. Please find below a detailed programme of the first OTP celebrations in Dublin!                          __________________  National Gallery of Ireland 23rd March 2019     11.00-11.05 ————- Welcome by Sinead Rice, …

OUTing The Past 2019 Festival Programme: Södertälje, Sweden

March 9, 2019, Södertälje konsthall, Södertälje    Södertälje konsthall in collaboration with TUPILAK is very happy to host OUTing the Past: The International Festival of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Trans History 2019, as a hub part of the coming celebrations! Södertälje konsthall is a municipality run art gallery in the Swedish city of Södertälje, a industrial city with 70.000 inhabitants …

OUTing The Past 2019 Festival Programme: Royal Museums Greenwich-National Maritime Museum

As part of LGBT History Month the National Maritime Museum will be hosting OUTing the Past – an evening of free talks by gifted speakers from around the UK and Ireland.  Our chosen theme for this year’s festival will explore the experiences and perspectives of queer youth at different points in history. This evening is guaranteed to ignite community spirit …