QUEER PROVOCATIONS FESTIVAL

Sun Feb 28 2016


Queer Provocations is a two-day festival of ideas, imaginings, discussion and action mixing critical workshops, panels, films, installations & performance from academic, activist, artist and other perspectives. It aims to provoke meaningful, ongoing debate and reinvigorate a sense of concrete queer political community.

Events:
- Friday 26th: “Rebellious Words" - A Spoken Word Event featuring Indigenous and POC voices.
- Saturday 27th: Film screenings
- Sunday 28th: 5 Minutes of Infamy, & closing night party

Workshop/panel topics include:
- Decolonising queer
- Housing precarity and neoliberalism
- Queering health/care & Disability
- Geneaology Workshop (interrupting white possessiveness)
- Critical ‘Trans’ Politics (anti-capitalist and Global South perspectives)
- Queer eco-activism in the Pacific
- Sex work & Urban Governance: Local & Global Perspectives
- Nightlife & Venue Closures: Changing city landscape in material context
- Autonomous Spaces Experiments : Co-operativeTales.
- Alternatives to NGO’s: Radical funding & organizing models
- Queer animal(ities)
- Paranoid ecologies
- Queer Utopias: Art Practices and World-making
- Ageing, Elder care & Inter-generational knowledges
- The NT Intervention: Voices From the Front line
- ‘Pinkwashing’ and Homonationalism

Also: Installations, films, performances, chill-out space, food, bar… & more!

Tickets:
Day passes- Confernece only - $10 day pass $5 single sessions - Door sales only
Festival pass: $50, $30 (includes all Festival - Talks and Events)
Events only: $5-15 sliding scale

$50 - PASS - ALL EVENTS AND TALKS - I Love this festival and can help it with a bit extra to cover costs.
$30 - PASS - ALL EVENTS AND TALKS - I Love this festival too!
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Inquiries: queerprovocations@gmail.com

More info coming soon, here, and on the website: https://queerprovocations.wordpress.com/