Cities and queer spaces: Lessons from the past and present
This seminar series invites you to reflect upon what happens in public places in terms of incidences of discrimination and crime and why planning theory and practices are failing to ensure the safety needs of LGBTQ+ individuals.
Time: Thu 2022-03-03 17.30
Lecturer: Lynda Johnston, Stina Flink, Alexander Volk
Lynda Johnston - Professor of Geography and Assistant Vice Chancellor Sustainability at the University of Waikato, Aotearoa New Zealand
Stina Flink – Museum Educator, responsible for an LGBTQ historical tour in Upplandsmuseet
Alexander Volk – Researcher in Nordic languages, Proprietor of Flaming Viking Tours which is specialized in tours on LGBTQ History
A webinar series in 2022 organized by KTH Safeplaces network and RFSL – The Swedish Federation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex Rights in cooperation with several national and international organizations. More information on the SafePlaces network website.