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The LGBTQ Visions of Peace in a Society Emerging from Conflict

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Fidelma Ashe
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f.ashe@ulster.ac.uk
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The LGBTQ Visions of Peace in a Society Emerging from Conflict project generously funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council will launch a photography exhibition and theatre play on 10th November 2017...

Both events are part of the Outburst Queer Arts Festival and are free to attend, although a deposit of £10 (refundable on the evening of the performance) will be required when booking tickets for the play. Further details of how to book are available on the Outburst Queer Arts Festival website.

Belfast Exposed

At 5.30pm Belfast Exposed will present Let Us Eat Cake which exhibits the work of seven LGBTQ people living across Northern Ireland. Working over nine months with the photographer Anthony Luvera, participants created photographs exploring issues of identity, representation and equality in the context of peacebuilding. Let Us Eat Cake will be open to the public until 24th November 2017.

Location: 23 Donegall Street, Belfast

Theatre Pluck Company

The play, Tactics for Time Travel in a Toilet will be presented by the Theatre Pluck Company on 11th, 12th, 18th, and 19th at 7.30pm in the Barrack. The Director Niall Rea conducted a series of creative workshops with participants to produce a play that explores the themes of LGBTQ people’s pasts, present and futures.

Location: 8-12 Exchange Place, Belfast

The LGBTQ Visions of Peace project was led by the primary researcher Dr Fidelma Ashe who is a member of the Transitional Justice Institute at Ulster University. The project co-Investigators are Dr Catherine Gander (Maynooth University) and Dr Steffi Lehner (Queens University).

For further information about either event please email Fidelma Ashe (f.ashe@ulster.ac.uk).

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