This report is the result of the work of an amazing group of women from Asia and Africa who came together to research into the conditions of women in same-sex relations in their countries.
The report is edited by Saskia E. Wieringa. >>>
Toxic Lesbian presents the When Love in Africa Costs Your Life project with a series of actions based on live experimentation with Video/DJ sessions, the interaction of visual pieces with sound and music, and live creation growing out of improvisation based on prepared works, images and sounds.
A project by Toxic Lesbian
Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Matadero Madrid >>>
Do you have an inspiring story about someone who has stood up against unfair gender norms? Or of a community that has evolved towards more equality and justice? For this issue of the Engagingmen.net e-magazine, you are invited to contribute stories about the movement towards gender justice. Guest editor Prof. Raewyn Connell, a leading expert on gender and social change, will select the most inspiring stories to be published in the magazine and there are prizes to be won too! Deadline for submissions: September 25, 2011. >>>
The LGBT Film Festival El Lugar Sin Limites has opened submissions for its ninth festival. The festival welcomes submissions of feature-length and short documentaries (except for institutional materials), fiction features and short-form experimental fiction, animation and works of video art having Bisexual, Gay, Lesbian and/or Trans. themes.
The festival will be held simultaneously in five Ecuadorian cities from November 17th to 27th, 2011. Filmmakers wishing to participate should submit their works by August 1st, 2011. >>>
With a lexicon itself, types, places, parties and personalities, the cave bears has led to an important theoretical production. Beyond the cultural variations (urban anthropology continues to investigate), can also interrogate the ethical aspects of the appearance of a lifestyle that has barely reached maturity: bear cub culture. To feed a necessary debate, Soy offer a series of digressions necessary and the positions of two recognized international bear cub. >>>
05/01/2011 | Women's Project Coordinator - ILGA
On October 29, 2010 Institut Pelangi Perempuan, the Indonesian Youth LBT Women center, launched the Yogyakarta Principles comic in Jakarta with some art and cultural performances presented by Indonesian youth LGBT. >>>
21 july 2008. A research by David Paternotte (Fonds national de la Recherche scientifique/Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium), Alex Cosials Apellaniz (Universitat de Barcelona, Spain) and David Tong (Alliàge, Belgium). With amendments by Nigel Warner and Stephen Barris (for the period 2005 - 2012). >>>
Lesbians have always been present in various civil society movements, with gay men’s organizations, in feminist groups, as well as in the artistic sphere and in the fight for decolonization and independence of their country. In recent decades lesbians have been present in the fight for equal rights for women of colour, aborigen women, and more broadly with feminist movements. >>>