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Hazardous To Your Sexuality
20 Feb 2019 2:45pm - 3:45pm
With Dr Ross Horsley (West Yorkshire Queer Stories).
Moral panics, misconceptions and public outrage have a history of dominating news coverage when it comes to LGBT+ issues. This talk looks some of the ‘dangers’ and taboos addressed by Leeds newspapers from the 1960s to the 1990s, and draws on new oral history recordings to explore how LGBT+ people might have had more to fear from the mainstream itself.
A talk to tie in with Abbey House Museum's 2019 exhibition, 'Danger Zone'. https://www.leeds.gov.uk/dangerzone
Please check times with event organiser for any last minute changes.
Please book your place in advance (pay on the day). Talk is £5.50 including admission to the rest of the museum. A hot beverage is included.
Induction loop, minicom and lift access are all available. Toilets including disabled facilities available.
- Adults only
- Wheelchair access
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