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Queering Paradigms 8

Update We are happy to announce the updated preliminary schedule for the QP8 conference in Vienna, 2017 – note the dates! QP8 will take place in Vienna 20-23 September 2017 (Department of English, University of Vienna) organised by Dr Kathi Wiedlack … Continue reading

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Videos of the keynotes from QP7

There were two main keynotes at 7th Queering Paradigms Conference, which took place at the Auditorium of the Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce. The keynote speakers were the Rt. Rvd. Dr. Alan Wilson, Bishop of Buckingham and Prof.emeritus Eugenio Raúl Zaffaroni, Justice of … Continue reading

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QP7 – Press and Social Media round up

Here is a round up of the QP7 press and Social Media coverage: 31/03/2016 http://www.caymanreporter.com/2016/03/31/cayman-host-lgbtiq-conference/ 31/03/2016 https://www.caymancompass.com/2016/03/31/cayman-to-host-lgbt-conference/ 04/04/2016 https://caymannewsservice.com/2016/04/bishop-to-speak-on-religion-and-homosexuality/ 05/04/2016 http://anglicanmainstream.org/bishop-alan-wilson-to-speak-at-conference-in-cayman-islands/ 18/04/2016 http://cayman27.ky/2016/04/upcoming-lgbt-conference-draws-ire-of-bodden-town-mla/ 29/04/2016 http://cayman27.ky/2016/04/upcoming-lgbt-conference-draws-supportive-crowd/ 06/06/2016 http://www.radiocayman.gov.ky/seventh-queering-paradigms-conference-in-the-cayman-islands—11th-12th-june-2016 06/06/2016 http://cayman27.ky/2016/06/lgbt-conference-forced-to-change-venue/ 06/06/2016 https://caymannewsservice.com/2016/06/local-and-regional-lgbt-prejudices-top-bill-at-conference/ 06/06/2016 https://caymannewsservice.com/2016/06/mlas-call-for-gay-rights-referendum/ 06/06/2016 https://www.caymancompass.com/2016/06/06/conference-will-address-lgbt-issues-in-cayman-and-beyond/ 07/06/2016 http://cayman27.ky/2016/06/anthony-eden-calls-for-referendum-on-same-sex-marriage/ 07/06/2016 http://www.caymanreporter.com/2016/06/07/bush-vows-reject-legislative-changes-sex-unions/ 07/06/2016 … Continue reading

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Impressions of Day 2 of Queering Paradigms 7, some photos

Day 2 begins with a minute of silent reflection as a sign of respect for the victims and their families of this weekend’s homophobic attack on the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida in which 50 people lost there lives.

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Impression of Day 1 of Queering Paradigms 7, some photos

This gallery contains 11 photos.

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QUEERING PARADIGMS 7: Programme

QUEERING PARADIGMS 7, 11-12 June 2016, 9am – 5:30pm  The Auditorium of the Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce Unit 4-107, Governors Square, 23 Lime Tree Bay Avenue, West Bay, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands   Programme             … Continue reading

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QP6 book forthcoming!

Queering Paradigms VI: Interventions, Ethics, and Glocalities (Oxford: Peter Lang) is now submitted and in production (expected publication end of September/ early October 2016). Following the successful QP6 conference (CCCU, July 2015) the volume edited by QP founder Bee Scherer offers queer … Continue reading

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Canterbury Christ Church University academics push for human rights change in the Caymans

[CCCU/INCISE press release 16 May 2016] Canterbury Christ Church University will next month sponsor the Seventh Queering Paradigms conference on Grand Cayman. The conference, co-organised by Christ Church academics and local Human Rights activists, addresses the social injustices faced by Lesbian, Gay, … Continue reading

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QP7 appoaching

Only one month left before QP7 on Grand Caymans! We are sorting out the programme and finalising the venue – here a preview of some of the highlights: The Rt Hon Dr Alan  Wilson, Bishop of Buckingham will share the UK … Continue reading

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QUEERING PARADIGMS 7 – CfP

Queering Paradigms 7 CALL FOR PAPERS (updated) PDF Call for Papers We are delighted to announce that the 7th Queering Paradigms Conference will be held on 11-12 June 2016 on Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands Venue: Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort, 389 West … Continue reading

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