Queer Gothic

Lavender Menace Queer Books Archive Edinburgh Palette Room G25c 151 London Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Join us at the archive for Queer Gothic, a series of four discussion sessions centring on the gothic, haunting, and macabre in queer literature. These free and informal sessions will be led by academic and writer Cooper King. Booking in advance is essential. Your booking covers all four sessions to allow the group to get

Queer Gothic

Lavender Menace Queer Books Archive Edinburgh Palette Room G25c 151 London Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

This is the second of four Queer Gothic sessions. You do not need to register independently for each session. Join us at the archive for Queer Gothic, a series of four discussion sessions centring on the gothic, haunting, and macabre in queer literature. These free and informal sessions will be led by academic and writer

Meet the Poets: Rhyme and Revolution

Duncan Place Community Hub 4 Duncan Place, Leith, Scotland, United Kingdom

Lavender Menace Queer Books Archive and LGBT Health and Wellbeing present Meet the Poets: Rhyme and Revolution, an evening of revolutionary queer poetry centering poets of colour. Janette Ayachi hosts an afternoon of performances from performance poet Kokumo Rocks, spoken word artist Mae Diansangu, and artist Sukhy Parhar. This event is part of the Scottish

Lesbian Words

Following the success of our Lesbian Words discussion group, we are opening up to new members for a monthly informal gathering to discuss literature by lesbians and queer women. Bring along a text, poem, or excerpt you are reading or one you want to share with the group. Booking Booking in advance is essential as places

Queer Gothic

Lavender Menace Queer Books Archive Edinburgh Palette Room G25c 151 London Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

This is the third of four Queer Gothic sessions. You do not need to register independently for each session. Join us at the archive for Queer Gothic, a series of four discussion sessions centring on the gothic, haunting, and macabre in queer literature. These free and informal sessions will be led by academic and writer

Queer Gothic

Lavender Menace Queer Books Archive Edinburgh Palette Room G25c 151 London Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

This is the fourth and final of four Queer Gothic sessions. You do not need to register independently for each session. Join us at the archive for Queer Gothic, a series of four discussion sessions centring on the gothic, haunting, and macabre in queer literature. These free and informal sessions will be led by academic

Social Sunday: Escape from Christmas

Lavender Menace Queer Books Archive Edinburgh Palette Room G25c 151 London Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

This is an informal drop-in event with conversation, refreshments, and music from Nikki and Laure. No need to book, just come for as long as you would like.

Queer Film Night Screening: The Archivettes

Edinburgh Student Housigng Co-operative 34 Wright's Houses, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Lavender Menace Queer Books Archive joins up with Queer Film Night to bring you the December documentary: The Archivettes, about the Lesbian Herstory Archives. Founded in the 1970s in a New York City apartment, The Lesbian Herstory Archives is now the world’s largest collection of materials by and about lesbians. For more than 40

Bi+ Poetry with Elspeth Wilson

Lavender Menace Queer Books Archive Edinburgh Palette Room G25c 151 London Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Join poet Elspeth Wilson for an evening workshop focusing on bi plus poetry and the Lavender Menace archive (bi plus as a term encompasses bisexuality and other sexualities where a person has emotional, sexual or romantic attraction to more than one gender). In the workshop, we will discuss themes of in-betweenness, community and identity. We will

Gay Men’s Literary Discussion Group

Lavender Menace Queer Books Archive Edinburgh Palette Room G25c 151 London Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Lavender Menace Queer Book Archive presents a series of four free and informal sessions with David A. Allan. Weekly 12.15-2.15pm on Sundays: 21st & 28th January, 4th & 11th February Each week participants can enjoy conversation about gay books and gay writing. For every session the group will decide on a theme or genre, and

Lesbian Words

Lavender Menace Queer Books Archive Edinburgh Palette Room G25c 151 London Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Following the success of our Lesbian Words discussion group, we are opening up to new members for a monthly informal gathering to discuss literature by lesbians and queer women.