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Queer History Month: Queer History in the Making: A Show and Tell
Saturday, 12 September 2015
The Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand Te Pūranga Takatāpui o
Aotearoa (LAGANZ) is delighted to announce a new event for the
Wellington Queer calendar.
A unique opportunity for Wellington's Queer, LGBTIFFTQ and Rainbow
community organisations to:
- share information about their organisation to the community and
- recognise and celebrate the contribution, importance and
diversity of Queer History to our community and New Zealand.
Show and Tell will be held at the National Library of New Zealand,
corner of Molesworth and Aitken Streets, Wellington from 11am to
3pm, on Saturday, 12 September 2015.
The event programme will feature:
- Queer History panel discussion
- programmed 'open mic' for groups to present their achievements,
goals and activities
- community group display tables
- show and tell presentations from the LAGANZ collections
Tables will be available for community groups to have their
information on display.
Show and Tell will increase awareness within the community about the
importance of their community groups' history, and recognise the
diversity and contribution of groups to Wellington's rainbow scene.
LAGANZ also welcomes potential partners and sponsors for this inaugural
More information is available on LAGANZ's Facebook page: www.facebook.com/lgarchivesnz and the Show and Tell Event page on Facebook
Contact the organisers at
- Book Launch - Perfectly Natural: The Audacious Story of Iris
Florence Peter Williams by Julie Glamuzina (29 October 2014)
- Talk - 'Portrayals of LGBT issues in New Zealand political cartoons,
2004-2014' by Valerie Love (30 April 2014)
- 2014 Queer History Month - Speakers Mani Mitchell & Mark Hutchins
Pond (24 September 2014)
- 2013 Queer History Month - Tours of Archives New Zealand (10, 28
- Wellington 2011, 2nd Asia Pacific Outgames Human Rights
Conference (16 - 18 March 2011)
- An Afternoon at the Archives (28 November 2012)
- Wellington Queer History Walks (23, 24 January 2010) in association with Proud
- Wellington Queer History Walks (28 February, 1 March 2009)
- Homosexual Law Reform Conference (1 & 2
December), National Library, Wellington
- What Are You Afraid Of? Photographic Exhibition - LAGANZ
organised, with David Hindley, a photographic exhibition celebrating
the 20th anniversary of the homosexual law reform bill.
- Christchurch: 2 - 5 October 2006, Eastside Gallery, Cnr Stanmore
RD & Worcester St, Christchurch
- Wellington: 10 - 12 July 2006, Large Gallery, Turnbull
House, Bowen Street, Wellington
- Auckland: 16 - 23 July 2006, Aotea Gallery, Level 4, Aotea
Centre, THE EDGEŽ
- Out Takes 2006 (2 June 2006) - Drinks and nibbles for Friends of LAGANZ at the Out
Takes 2006: A Reel Queer Film Festival screening of Susan Stryker's
Queens: The Riot At Compton's Cafeteria.
- Outlines: Lesbian and gay histories of Aotearoa
(15 December 2005) - Launch event in
Wellington of 'Outlines'-
which included some papers from the Outlines conference held in 2003.
- Out Takes 2005 (11 June 2005) - Screening of
Hidden History of Homosexual Australia.
Takes 2004 Wellington screening of No
Secret Anymore!: The Times Of Del Martin & Phyllis Lyon (6 June 2004) -
- Screening of
documentary film Formerly
Known As James Mack (21 September 2003)
- A benefit screening for LAGANZ of Marian Evans' documentary film about
Galvan Macnamara (Formerly Known As James Mack)
which was part of the Women's Film Festival (18
- 21 September) coinciding with the 110th anniversary of women's
suffrage in New Zealand.
Conference: Lesbian and Gay History in New Zealand (15 - 16 February 2003)
Lesbian and Gay Liberation in the 1970s Exhibition (November 2002 - March 2003)
Last updated: 6/9/2014
Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand (LAGANZ)
PO Box 11-695, Manners Street, Wellington
Alexander Turnbull Library, 58-78 Molesworth Street
Tel: +64 4 474 3000
Fax: +64 4 474 3063