Butch, trans, gender outlaws, non-binary, post-binary, race, power, identity, autobiography and mediation
June 5th 2015, Goldsmiths, University of London, LG01 PSH Building (Professor Stuart Hall Building). 1-6pm followed by reception.
Come along to a day of performance and practice-led work where we will be celebrating butches and gender outlaws and exploring race, power and identity. The day will include Dr Lynette Goddard (Royal Holloway and author of Staging Black Feminisms), the playwright, director and producer Mojisola Adebayo in discussion and performing from her work. Writer/Director Campbell X will talk about making Black lesbian and queer experimental and narrative film. We are also pleased to announce a special performance from The Butch Monologues by The Drakes and talk from the director and writer Dr Laura Bridgeman. Experimental novelist Isabel Waidner (Roehampton) will read from her new queer novella Gaudy Bauble. The event will be hosted by Profs. Lisa Blackman & Sara Ahmed. See you there!