SEXing the Past '17: The 4th What is & How to do LGBT History Conference

Proudly Announcing Festival Headliner: The OUTing the Past LGBT History Festival Conference:  SEXing the Past ’17: [aka The 4th What is & How to do LGBT History Conference] @ The Bluecoat, Liverpool L1 3BX Friday (evening) 3rd to Saturday to Sunday 5th March 2017    We are proud to be part of OUTing the Past: […]

Exploring LGBTQ histories at the British Museum

OUTing the Past: (London) @ The British Museum Sunday 19th February 2017 (11.00 – 16.00) Exploring LGBTQ histories at the British Museum Great Court and Clore Centre for Education Come and find out about objects with LGBTQ histories from across the British Museum’s collection. Listen to a series of specialist talks giving insight into specific […]

The National Archives Aims to Balance the State's Perspective of LGBT History

OUTing the Past: (London) @ The National Archives Saturday 11th February 2017 (1:30 pm to 5:30 pm) We are delighted to invite in a range of speakers to reflect on topics relevant to The National Archives collections and to add balance to the state’s perspective of LGBT history. This afternoon event of powerful speakers will […]

Coventry to Bring LGBT History out of the Closet to Compliment and be Part of Mainstream History

OUTing the Past: Coventry Saturday 4th February 2017 Coventry Pride is pleased to announce that on the 4th February 2017 we are taking our place as one of the national hubs for the OUTing the Past: National LGBT History Festival. To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality, the theme for this […]

National Maritime Museum is Reinventing How We Approach LGBTQ+ Stories

OUTing the Past: (London) @ Royal Museums Greenwich Tuesday 7th February 2017 (18:00 to 21:00 hrs) ‘Everyone’s queer when they leave the pier!’ Last year Royal Museums Greenwich hosted its first LGBT History Month with the National Maritime Museum at the centre. Now the National Maritime Museum is reinventing how we approach LGBTQ+ stories and […]

Researching LGBT History in the British Armed Forces Symposium

OUTing the Past (London) @ Imperial War Museum Saturday 18th February Researching LGBT history in the British Armed Forces symposium This event will provide an intriguing insight into the work of historians who are uncovering the previously hidden histories of LGBT service personnel. Part of the OUTing the Past Festival of LGBT History, it will […]

AFC Bournemouth Join Bournemouth University Students to Present OUTing the Past 2017

On Saturday 18th February 2017, the 3rd National Festival of LGBT History, presented by Schools OUT UK, is for the first time coming to Bournemouth as part of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender History Month. The event, ‘OUTing the Past: Bournemouth’ will join other festival hubs around the country in a one day showcase of […]

Museum of Liverpool Committed to Telling LGBT History for National Festival 2017

Here, at the Museum of Liverpool, we are committed to telling diverse and hidden histories and ensuring that our collections and displays represent our local communities as much as possible. Many of our recent projects, events and exhibitions, developed in partnership with community groups and organisations, have ensured that lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans voices […]

Shrewsbury Stimulates LGBT History Again for 2017

Press Release Shrewsbury LGBT History Festival 2017 We are delighted to have been invited – once again to take part in the National Festival of LGBT History. Here in Shrewsbury, the festival starts before the weekend when we will be out and about in schools to talk about LGBT lives. In our first year Stuart […]

Lancashire LGBT Youth Creativity at the Centre of the Preston Hub of the National Festival 2017

Press release: Preston LGBT History Festival 2017 04/11/2016 Lancashire LGBT, Preston Pride and Lancashire Archives are proud to represent Lancashire as the Preston Hub of the Third National Festival of LGBT History in 2017 with the support of Lancaster Library and the Lancashire LGBT Network Group.  Events will be taking place at three venues in Lancashire […]