WiSER Seminar Room 6th Floor, Richard Ward Building
The panel includes: Michele Pickover (Historical Papers, University of the Witwatersrand), Jabu Pereira (Iranti-org), Cynthia Kros (History Workshop, Wits City Institute), Matt Cook (Birkbeck, University of London), and Linda Chernis (GALA).
WiSER Seminar Room
AIDS and Archives of Emotion in the UK
08:00 - 16:00
University of Witwatersrand
GALA, together with the Wits Centre for Diversity Studies (WiCDS), will host a Plenary Session, as part of the “Faith, Gender and Sexual Diversity” project, on Tuesday 6 September 2016.
Gauteng Department of Community Development
On 18th August GALA with the support of the LRS will be hosting a dialogue with the members of the LGBT community, members of the community policing forum and police trade unions.
13:15 - 15:15
Senate Room, 2nd Floor, Senate House, Braamfontein Campus East
The Wits Transformation and Employment Equity Office invites you to take part in a roundtable discussion on online social space as sites of violence and prejudice.
Alliance Française – 17 Lower Park Drive, Parkview
Please join us for the launch of two exciting new publications and a thought-provoking conversation on homophobia and transphobia in the workplace. The panel discussion will feature representatives from GALA, the LRS, COSATU and ICHLRC.
11:30 - 12:45
Room B203, Bohlaleng Building, University of the Witwatersrand
GALA invites you to the launch of Under Pressure: The Regulation of Sexualities in South African Secondary Schools. Author Deevia Bhana will be talking through the findings of this groundbreaking study on attitudes towards homophobia in schools.
6 pm for 6:30 pm
Alliance Française - 17 Lower Park Drive, Parkview
Join GALA and the Alliance Française for a special event celebrating IDAHO 2014. There will be film screenings and discussion, as well as the launch of a new exhibition.
Wits Art Museum
Join the Wits Centre for Diversity Studies, Zanele Muholi and Gabrielle Le Roux for the opening of Queer & Trans Art-iculations. A keynote address will be given by Dr Pregs Govender (SA HRC) along with performances by Muholi and friends.
Queer Africa is being featured at the 2013 Jozi Book Fair. Join us for an interesting and thought-provoking conversation about queerness in writing.
16:00 to 18:00
GALA - 7th Floor University Corner, East Campus
On October 17th GALA will mark Asexual Awareness Week with a discussion on asexuality hosted by the GALA Youth Forum and the SafeZones@Wits initiative.
6pm - 8pm
Graduate Seminar Room, Southwest Engineering, East Campus, University of the Witwatersrand
The Wits Centre for Diversity Studies and the Transformation Office invite you to a public talk by acclaimed academic Jack Halberstam. Don't miss this thought-provoking and engaging talk by one of the world's leading gender theorists.