Tag Archives: LGBT

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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QP7 presenter and queer Caribbean activist Maurice Tomlinson partially successful in challenging anti-gay laws in Trinidad and Tobago

Maurice, who shared his struggles in Jamaica in the the award winning documentary ‘The abominable crime’ at a QP7 pre-conference screening Friday evening, achieved a partial victory in his judicial challenge against Trinidad and Tobago’s anti-gay travel laws. Yesterday the … Continue reading

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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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Queering Paradigms 6 at CCCU: Videos of selected presentations from the second day, 24 July 2015.

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