As part of the Plymouth History Festival 2014 – Professor William Naphy, Professor of Reformation History, University of Aberdeen.
Widely thought of as a development in the modern world, this talk will look at historical and current societies that recognise more than just male and female genders, social categories and constructs.
Professor William Naphy, historical consultant for ‘Out in the World‘, a Radio 3 series on the history of sexuality, will draw on examples from societies around the world such as modern Thailand and the history of first nations’ North Americans.
DATE: Wednesday 21 May
VENUE: Stonehouse Lecture Theatre (Plymouth University)
TICKETS: Free Admission
ENQUIRIES: Box Office: 01752 585050 or book your place on-line
Related articles External:
Australia: High Court orders recognition of ‘non-specific’ gender option – Pink News 02, Apr 2014
Professor William Naphy – Aberdeen University