Wednesday 22 January 2020, 10am – 5pm
HOME, 2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester M15 4FN
This event will be BSL interpreted by Craig Brown, Karl Llorca, and Rachel Moffat-Feldman.
The first ever Greater Manchester LGBT Arts + Culture Network, #GMLGBTCAN Conference, will take place on Wednesday 22 January 2020. In excess of twenty speakers will lead a day of discussion, provocation and inspiration, exploring the issues affecting LGBTQ+ communities across the UK, and looking at ways that the arts can respond.
The day will feature keynote speeches, panel discussions, presentations, performances, networking opportunities, funding advice sessions, and artist pitch opportunities; bringing together LGBTQ+ artists, creatives, companies, community groups, producers, and programmers.
Speakers at the event include Scottee, Travis Alabanza, Cynthia Chika Franklin, Carl Austin-Behan OBE, Afshan D’Souza-Lodhi, Kate O’Donnell, Rico Johnson-Sinclair, Tammy Reynolds, Toni-Dee Paul, Cheddar Gorgeous, Jackie Hagan, Nathaniel Hall, Suriya Aisha, Andrew Westle, Jamie Fletcher, Harvey Kennedy, Julie McCarthy, and Darren Ghetto + Jason Ghetto (House of Ghetto).