Discussion

Join a variety of speakers to discuss a a topic relevant to the LGBTQ+ community. All events are free.

Wednesday 17 February, 11am-12pm

Author Adiba Jaigirdar talks about her experiences as a writer and her fantastic debut novel The Henna Wars, a heart-warming, queer love story for young adults. Adiba Jaigirdar is a... FULL DETAILS +

Wednesday 17 February, 2-3pm

Spotlight on Freelancers: Alistair Wilkinson Spotlight on Freelancers is TRSE’s interview series dedicated to highlighting the incredible range of jobs that exist in the arts. Theatre maker Alistair Wilkinson tells... FULL DETAILS +

Thursday 18 February, 6.30-8pm

Join the trustees from Imaan who will be discussing what it is like to be LGBT+ and Muslim.  The panel will share their experiences within Imaan and take questions from... FULL DETAILS +

Friday 19 February, 9-10am

Spotlight on Freelancers: Tigger Blaize Spotlight on Freelancers is TRSE’s interview series dedicated to highlighting the incredible range of jobs that exist in the arts. You can read more interviews... FULL DETAILS +

Saturday 20 February, 9-10am

Take a look at Theatre Royal Stratford East’s twitter thread on the history of its LGBT+ work: https://twitter.com/stratfordeast/status/1357372908126035971?s=20 FULL DETAILS +

Wednesday 24 February, 6.30-7.30pm

The London Otters Rowing Club (LORC) hosts this Red Table Talk discussion which will focus on the importance of finding alternative LGBT outlets in London. In the theme of Body,... FULL DETAILS +

Wednesday 24 February, 7.30-8.30pm

Councillor Dr Rohit K Dasgupta, Commissioner for Social Integration and Equalities, will chair a panel discussion and host an audience Q&A on queer migration and intersectional activism. Panelists: Councillor Dr... FULL DETAILS +

Wednesday 24 February, 6-7pm

To celebrate LGBT History Month in Newham, Birkbeck is proud to announce a free Big Ideas lecture on the subject of LGBTQI+ Asylum Seekers experiences in the UK. Please do... FULL DETAILS +

Discover more

Newham LGBT History Month has lots more to offer, take a look at the full line-up of events