Upcoming Talk on ‘Same-Sex Love’ for History at Kingston Seminar Series

Originally posted on History@Kingston:
The next talk in the History at Kingston Seminar Series will take place on Tuesday, 15th March, 2016, 17.00-18.3opm. Claire Hayward, Early Career Researcher and former History PhD Student a Kingston University Will be speaking on: ‘Memorialising Same-Sex Love: Commemorating the Past, Reflecting the Present, Informing the Future’ The Alan…

Gross indecency petition: pardoning the past

Today, descendants of Alan Turing will take a petition signed by over 500,000 people to Downing Street. The petition to pardon all men who were convicted under the ‘gross indecency’ law has clearly resonated with the public, but I haven’t signed it. I can’t sign it because I do not think it is the right thing to…