Symposium: Sexual Dissidence in Spanish History

This event is supported by the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies (University of Leeds), Instituto Cervantes, Institut Ramon Llull and the Centre for the History of Ibero-America

Location: Fairbairn House Suite A Rm 6 and 7 (G.06)

If you would like to attend, please register in advance by emailing Richard Cleminson:


09.45: Arrival, coffee and introductory words

10.00-10.45: Marie Walin, The Contribution of the of Marriage Nullification Archives to the History of Sexual Dissidence

10.45-11.30: Álvaro González Montero, Queer ghosts: archaeology of a silence

11.30-11.45: coffee

11.45-12.30: Javier Fernández Galeano, Escándalos de fin de siglo en España: Los paisajes sonoros de la impudencia en la caída del imperio

12.30-13.30: lunch

13.30-14.15: Richard Cleminson, Homosexuality and the Left in the 1930s

14.15-15.00: Geoffroy Huard, La memoria LGBT de la dictadura franquista

15.00-15.15: tea

15.15-16.00: Daniel Gasol, La capitalización de las disidencias sexuales para su desarticulación. 

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