Examining the relationship between sexual identity and style, camp and spectacle, cultural appropriation and genderfuck, live art and activism, the symposium aimed at looking at the contemporary history of queer visibility and invisibility in public spaces, as well as current queer live art, club culture and drag performance. The symposium took place at Queen Mary University on 27 April 2017. Page of the event and more information here.
Dr. Shaun Cole
La Erreria (House of Bent)
Malik Nashad Sharpe
Moderated by Giulia Casalini & Diana Georgiou
This event was part of the live art club night and multi-disciplinary exhibition Deep Trash: Royal Trash which took place on Saturday 29 April 2017 at Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club. The programme is supported using public funding by Arts Council England.
Documentation: Lauren Angelkov Cummings & Alexandra Penelope.
Editing: Lauren Angelkov Cummings.
Production: Giulia Casalini.
Event Assistance: Lizzie Masterton, Michalis Intzieyianni, Jessica Karlsen.