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LGBT+ History Month


We have marked LGBT History Month at the University every year since 2010.

Our programme of events in 2023 will have a varied selection of things to participate in which represent our LGBT+ spectrum.

Wednesday 8th February 1pm - 3pm - LGBTQ+ Staff in STEM are invited to a social, networking, and sharing event in collaboration with ALLOut and FSE’s EDIA Team.  1-3pm in 2A.012 in Engineering A (MECD). Free food and refreshments will be provided, along with a giveaway of 3 books in recognition of LGBTQ+ history month. Register your interest here. Read more about the event and its organisers here

Thursday 9th February – film screening of Tangerine Whitworth Art Gallery – 5.30pm start.  Book via Eventbrite: Film Screening

Monday 13th February – Lunch and Learn ‘OUR LGBT+ History’ Book via:

Wednesday 15th February – curator lead tour of new exhibition ‘Undefining Queer Book via: Eventbrite: Gallery Tour

Monday 20th February 5-6pm  - Prof Jackie Stacey (UoM) Visions of Queerness – location: Zoom  Book via: Eventbrite: Jackie Stacey

POSTPONED - Dr Kit Heyam 1 hour presentation about trans history on Zoom Book via: Eventbrite: Kit Heyam

Thursday 2nd March - Pronouns, People & Pride - Join the conversation around creating a more inclusive working environment, featuring lived experiences from UoM staff and students in FBMH Book via: FBMHLGBT+HM

Friday 3rd March : social celebration and Quiz: Come and join us for The University of Manchester social and quiz to mark the end of LGBT+ History Month. Make sure you have your thinking caps on and get ready for some good ol’ fashioned in person mingling!

You don't have to come as part of a team - we'll be forming them on the night where needed!  Book via: Eventbrite: Quiz and Social