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Wednesday, 15 May 2013 16:03

2.6.2013 - 1st Italian Femme Conference, Rome

Festival Internazionale di arte queer

2 June 2013, 10.30 – 19.00

  • Teatro Valle Occupato

Via del Teatro Valle, 21,

00186 Rome, Italy

  • 'For the very first time in Italy, we invite you to a new femme-inist queer perspective, to a space open to femmes and their allies.
  • One of the most interesting festival events is the very first Italian Femme Conference, hosting lecturers and researchers from different parts of the world; among others our keynote speaker Natacha Chetcuti (sociologist and researcher at the GTM/CRESPPA-CNRS in Paris) and Federica Frabetti Senior Lecturer in Communication, Media and Culture at Oxford Brookes University and Rosie Garland (UK).
  • All events will be translated into English/Italian.'

The Teatro Valle is a theatre and former opera house in Rome, Italy. Commissioned by the Capranica family, the architect Tommaso Morelli designed the theatre which was built in 1726.

http://www.teatrovalleoccupato.it/

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Wednesday, 15 May 2013 15:41

1.6.2013 - The Great Fem Show, Rome

GendErotica – The Great Fem Show

Festival Internazionale di arte queer

Saturday 1st June, 21.30 – 1am

Nuovo Cinema Palazzo
Piazza dei Sanniti 9/A
00185 – Roma (zona san Lorenzo)

'For the very first time in Italy, we invite you to a new femme-inist queer perspective, to a space open to femmes and their allies.

On stage, for the very first time in Italy, four fabulous Queens: Faux Queen, Femme, feminist Burlesque artist and Vampires will make possible the very first great Femme Show. Louis(e) de Ville and Wendy Delorme (France), Fauxnique (USA), Rosie Lugosi (UK). We are honoured to share the stage with them.

Short movies and documentaries about desire and her-stories of Faux Queens, Femmes and Queer Femininity by Campbell X (UK), Dulce Garcìa (USA), Suzanne Hillinger (USA), Emilie Jouvet (France), Chriss Lag (France). Painting Exhibit (Alessandra Ciabuschi - Italy) and Photo Exhibit (Francesca Codogno - Italy, Emilie Jouvet - France)

Workshops on sexuality, fem identity and urban sexual culture. You can subscribe here until May 26th.

All events will be translated into English / Italian

http://www.nuovocinemapalazzo.it/

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Monday, 17 December 2012 12:06

15/16.2.13 Lesbian Lives Conference

Date: Friday 15th-Sat 16th February

Tickets: £6.00 (Door) / £5.50 (advance)

Where: Sallis Benney Theatre, University of Brighton

Weblink: http://arts.brighton.ac.uk/projects/lgbt/events/events/lesbian-lives-conference-2012

Really excited to be invited to the 20th Annual Lesbian Lives Conference, 'The Modern Lesbian'

I'm delivering a paper, 'Performing queer femininity and performing it all wrong.'

I'm also performing as Rosie Lugosi the Vampire Queen!

Held on 15-16 February 2013 and hosted by University of Brighton LGBT and Queer Life Research Hub in conjunction with Women's Studies Centre, University College Dublin.

The Lesbian Lives Conference is the world's only annual academic conference in Lesbian Studies - it is a large international event that draws speakers and participants from all continents and hosts the best-known as well as emerging scholars in the field. The theme for the 20th Annual Lesbian Lives Conference is The Modern Lesbian.

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