Queer Contact Festival 2017: Queer Youth Gathering

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When:
February 11, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Where:
Contact
Manchester M15 6JA
UK
Cost:
£6 / £3 concessions
Contact:
Barry Priest
01612740600
Queer Contact Festival 2017: Queer Youth Gathering @ Contact | England | United Kingdom

Hosted by Sarah Emmott (Art with Heart) and Rachel Morris (Cosmopolitan).

An afternoon of discussion, performance, films and visual art. LGBT young people from across Greater Manchester get together with local organisations, councillors, artists, broadcasters and academics to discuss the issues affecting them from health and politics, to gender, sexuality and family.

Guests include George Ikediashi (Le Gateau Chocolat), Maawan Rizwan (BBC Three How Gay Is Pakistan?), Annie Wallace (Hollyoaks), Cllr. Bev Craig (Manchester City Council), Romario Wanliss (PureGender), Chloe Cousins (Rainbow Noir), Dr. Monica Pearl (University of Manchester), Kate O’Donnell and young people from The Proud Trust.

There will also be a chance for audiences to meet representatives from Albert Kennedy Trust, George House Trust, Manchester Pride and more.

Part of Queer Contact Festival 2017.

Notes
-All ages.
-Presented by Contact and The Proud Trust.
-Supported by Big Lottery Fund and Superbia.