Without Borders: LGBTQ+ Archives, Libraries, Museums and Special Collections Conference

I’m really excited to be on the steering committee for ‘Without Borders…’, the Archives, Libraries, Museums and Special Collections (ALMS) LGBTQ+ conference taking place in London in June 2016. The call for papers is below – please do submit abstracts and circulate the CFP widely. You can see information about the previous ALMS conference that took place…

Exhibitions to see in 2015

Inspired by the ‘ones to watch’ lists that turn up this time of year, I’ve put together a list of exhibitions to look out for and forward to in 2015. TimeOut published a similar list, and some of their suggestions are included here, but I wanted to highlight exhibitions outside of London too, and focus…

Queering #MuseumWeek

This week marks Museum Week, and Twitter has been flooded with museums, their publics and academics tweeting about museums with the tag #MuseumWeek. Like #MuseumSelfie a few months ago, which encouraged users to share images of themselves in museums (unless of course in a no photography exhibition), Museum Week has done a great deal to…