Thu, 08 Jun 2023, 19:00 - 21:00 (GMT)
Juno Books, 24 Chapel Walk, Sheffield, S1 2PD
Join Dan Glass for this talk with Jake Hall and Sheffield City Queery History about 'Queer Footprints: A Guide to Uncovering London's Fierce History'.
To celebrate the launch of Queer Footprints, Dan Glass will be in conversation with Jake Hall, author of Art of Drag, and Sheffield City Queer History. Together, they will discuss movement building, solidarity and the queer communities in Sheffield and in London.
Dan Glass is an AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP) healthcare and human rights activist, performer, presenter and writer. Dan has been recognised as ‘Activist of the Year’ with the Sexual Freedom Awards and was announced a ‘BBC Greater Londoner’ for founding Queer Tours of London – A Mince Through Time. His book United Queerdom: From the Legends of the Gay Liberation Front to the Queers of Tomorrow was Observer book of the week. Dan recently founded self-defence empowerment programme Bender Defenders and Queer Night Pride to confront rising hate crime.
Jake Hall is a London-based freelance writer whose work spans subjects from fashion and pop culture to human rights and social justice. They’ve contributed work to publications such as VICE, British Vogue, Dazed Digital, i-D and SHOWstudio.
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Walk in our queer elders' footprints in this guide full of humour, joy, pathos and mischief