Press release: thirty events to take place across York to mark LGBT History Month 2015

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York LGBT History Month 2015 will see thirty events from twenty different organisers. These will include films, a play, variety nights, an exhibition, displays, a reading group, collaborative heritage events, a conference, discussion panels, talks and walks. The month will be launched at an exciting, free event featuring live music from local bands, an exhibition by a local artist, speeches, … Read More

‘Violette’ at City Screen

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On Tuesday 13 January, City Screen will be showing Violette, a film about Violette Leduc, a French author, and her relationship with Simone de Beauvoir. For more information, see the synopsis below or visit the City Screen event page. Violette Leduc, born out of wedlock at the beginning of the 20th century and scarred by childhood trauma and a loveless … Read More