Truth or dare_

Document Sample
Truth or dare_ Powered By Docstoc
					Truth or dare!
 LGBT History Month 2011

"...By giving a different form to our daily performances of identity, we might work to change
gender norms [...] Everyday life, then, is a political project, and one which everyone can work on
and potentially transform."
                                                                              Gauntlett, 2008, p.153

Film Season @ Solent

Location: Southampton Solent University, East Park Terrace, SO14         0YN (Lecture Theatre 1, above Costa Coffee)

Time: 6.30pm

Wednesday, 2 February – Boys Don't Cry (18)
Wednesday, 9 February – Milk 15 (15)
Wednesday, 16 February – Imagine Me @ You (12A)
Wednesday, 23 February – I Love You Phillip Morris (15)

Exhibition: Truth or Dare!

Location: Bargate Monument Gallery, High Street, Southampton SO14 1HF

Private view event
Thursday, 10 February 2011, 6pm – 9pm

Open to the public
Friday, 11 – Sunday, 27 February 2011
Wednesday – Friday, 11am – 6pm
Saturday – Sunday, 12pm – 5pm

Truth or dare! is a community-based collaboration conceived and              The exhibition will present text-based, sculptural and photographic
curated by Andrew Markham in association with Southampton Solent             works in an attempt to celebrate difference and to promote inclusion,
University. The project aims to present a truthful and accurate 21st         collaboration and acceptance. Alongside full-length portraits and
century representation of Southampton’s LGBT community; giving a             snippets of personal narrative, participants have been invited to donate
voice to individuals through the retelling of memory, anecdotes and          objects that represent aspects of their gendered selves. Far from
everyday experience.                                                         following a traditional exhibition format, this show challenges common
                                                                             conceptions of what it means to live in an omnisexual world.

Further information
For further information about the exhibition email or
Tel 023 8031 9752.

To book a place at the FREE film showings email email or telephone
Rebekah Donawa 023 8031 9630.

Shared By:
ert634 ert634 http://