Pride in Our Past News – December 2011

In this months news World AIDS Day 2011, Creative Writing workshops and a report from the 9th annual Lesbian,Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) History and Archives Conference.  

Cruising Clubbing, F**king – Theatre Workshop – 10th Nov

In connection with the dance event, Crusing, Clubbing, F**king, at the Barbican Theatre on Friday 11th November, Pride in Our Past has collaborated with creator, Joseph Mercier, to facilitate a special workshop which will consider how gay men have met and seduced each other from the 1960s until the present day.Being held at the Barbican […]

Pride in Our Past at the Plymouth Respect Festival 2011

The Pride in Our Past team were out in force, with the Plymouth Pride Forum, at Plymouth’s 13th Annual Respect Festival on Sunday 30th October. The event included live musical performances, stalls, workshops, information stands, food and many more activities.  Our stand gave us the opportunity to spread the word about the project to visitors […]

Project Update 16th October 2011

Helen our project coordinator has had a busy week meeting most of the volunteers working on setting the record straight in Plymouth. Helen will catch up with those she missed over the next week or so. This has provided Helen with a good insight into the work done so far and will enable her to […]

Collaborative Phd Student takes up post

We are pleased to announce that Alan Butler officially started his research at the University of Plymouth today. The collaborative doctoral project is sponsored by Plymouth Pride Forum as part of the Pride in Our Past project, and funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC). Alan will be working as part of the […]