Presenter/s: Lynne O'Brien, President of Canberra's SpringOUT Association; Graham Willett, author
Event type: Book launch
Event date: Thursday, 14 November 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Event venue: Harry Hartog Books, Building #153 Kambri Cultural Precinct, ANU
Join the School of hisotry in reflecting on the 50th anniversary of LGBTIQ+ activism and reform in Canberra at the launch of ACTing Out, a new book on Canberra’s queer history by Graham Willett.
This is a time to celebrate how far we’ve come as a city, but more importantly to look to the future and how we will continue to advance LGBTIQ+ equality and support Canberra’s LGBTIQ+ communities. There is so much to be proud of, but much more work to do.
RSVPs welcome until 7 November via email LGBTIQOffice@act.gov.au.
This event is supported by the ACT Government Office for LGBTIQ+ Affairs and held in association with Canberra’s hosting of the 2019 Australian Homosexual Histories Conference (15-16 November at ANU).