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LGBTQ Film Series – Queers in the Kingdom: Let Your Light Shine

Thursday, January 14, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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The LGBTQ Film Series is a monthly educational film series sponsored by the U of T Libraries, the Sexual & Gender Diversity Office and a rotating group of student organizations and university departments. The series showcases films within the U of T Libraries’ collections, focusing on the lives of LGBTQ people in Canada and internationally.

Queers in the Kingdom: Let your Light Shine (2014)
Written and directed by Markie Hancock
74 minutes

Check out a preview for the film.

Film synopsis:

This film tells the story of LGBTQ survivors of Christian colleges while exploring the deep historical roots of evangelical Christianity in the U.S. Bible-based homophobia is alive and well on Christian college campuses where students fear not just being expelled, but going to hell if they are lesbian or gay.

Doors open at 6pm. Film begins at 6:30pm.

This month’s screening is co-presented by Que(e)rying Religion, U of T of Toronto Libraries, and the Sexual & Gender Diversity Office.

Accessible. Free Admission. Everyone welcome.
Single-use, all-gender washrooms available.
Contact jesse.carliner@utoronto.ca if you have questions about accessibility.

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Details

Date:
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Venue

Robarts Library, Media Commons Theatre (3rd Floor)
130 St. George Street
Toronto, ON
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