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SGS events

Forthcoming Event: The Medieval Research Group in collaboration with SGS will be hosting a research seminar with visiting PhD student Hannah Victoria Johnson (Sorbonne) "Queer Studies and Cognitive Linguistics: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Reading Twelfth and Thirteenth Century Mystical Texts". This is scheduled for Tuesday 30 July 2-3.30pm (in person in 58AD02 and via Teams)
Recent Event: SGS Research Showcase: A Historical Journey in Sex, Gender, and Sexuality Research
We were excited to hold an SGS Research Showcase Event on Wednesday, February 21st at 2.00 PM, OAK suite co-hosted by Oscar Hoyle from LGBT Blossom. Members of SGS demonstrated the fantastic range of research we do in SGS and Oscar presented the work LGBT Blossom does.

  • 2.00. Teresa Pilgrim - Female masculinities and the environment in early mediaeval texts, 700-1000 
  • 2.15. Lena Mattheis - Queer pronoun use in literature 
  • 2.30. Katherine Hubbard - History of aversion therapy/queer feminist history in psychology 
  • 2.45. Chigozirim Miracle Nwaosu - Afro-queerness and migration in Helon Habila's Travellers and Jude Dibia's Walking with Shadows 
  • 3.00. Fabio Fasoli – Voice-based intersectionality, the case of nationality and sexual orientation
  • 3.15. Oscar Hoyle - LGBT Blossom 
  • 3.30. David Griffiths - Intersex storytelling 
  • 3.45. Giulia Berlusconi - Men who pay for sexual services in England & Wales 
  • 4.00. final remark