By Oliver Taylor
De Montfort University is hosting the sixth annual #DMUpride celebration throughout LGBTQ+ history month.
Highlights include visits from Ru Paul’s Drag Race UK star Vinegar Strokes, Sunday Times bestselling author Jack Monroe and BBC personality Richie Anderson.
Here’s a look at the remaining schedule:
Tuesday 11 February: Talk by Jack Monroe
Wednesday 12 February: #DMUpride at Phoenix: Breakfast on Pluto (15)
Thursday 13 February: Unorthodox
Friday 14 February: DSU presents Heart Strings, drag valentines extravaganza
Saturday 15 February – Saturday 14 March: #DMUpride: Pretext: The Mask We Wear (Exhibition)
Monday 17 February: DSU quiz, drag race
Tuesday 18 February: Is the UK really that bad? International perspectives on HIV: A comparison between the UK and Latin America
Wednesday 19 February: #DMUpride at Phoenix, My Beautiful Laundrette (15)
Thursday 20 February: My experiences in sport, competing as a transgender athlete
Friday 21 February: #DMUpride: Give it a go: Voguing (DMU students and staff)
Monday 24 February: Curve and DMU present: First Time
Tuesday 25 February: Curve and DMU present: ‘B’
Wednesday 26 February: Curve and DMU present: Hotter
Thursday 27 February: Rocky Horror Movie Night (DMU students and staff)
Tuesday 3 and Wednesday 4 March: Curve and DMU present: The MP, Aunty Mandy and Me
More information can be found on the event’s website.