Staff and students across the University can celebrate LGBT History Month 2018 through a series of events across campus, including the launch of a major new exhibition funded by the Wellcome Trust.
LGBT History Month starts on 1st February 2018 and to mark this year’s campaign the University will fly rainbow flags on areas of the Brayford campus.
The University will also host a video art exhibition and series of public lectures as part of a Wellcome Trust-funded project investigating how hormone research has impacted medical sexual knowledge in the twentieth century. The project is led by Dr Chiara Beccalossi from the School of History and Heritage.
The exhibition, ‘Transitional States: Hormones at the Crossroads of Art and Science’, opens in the Project Space Plus gallery this Friday (2nd February) and runs until Tuesday 27th February 2018. Featuring the work of 14 international artists and collectives, it showcases a range of thought-provoking artistic works exploring the role of hormones in our everyday lives.
A series of public discussions will run alongside, featuring guest speakers and panellists, including prominent artists, activists, psychologists, journalists and academics.
All the discussions will take place from 6pm until 8pm in the Jackson Lecture Theatre, Minerva Building, on the University’s Brayford Pool campus.
Admission to the exhibition and discussions is free for staff, students and members of the public.
To find out more, visit the Transitional States website.
The University of Lincoln makes every possible effort to ensure that the information published on its website is accurate and up to date, but reserves the right to make amendments at any time and without prior notice.
On occasion, there may be a photographer or videographer in attendance at events, taking pictures for use within University of Lincoln marketing materials, including this website. Please make the photographer aware if you would not like your image to be used.