Preserving stories of LGBTQI+ refugees in Scotland for future generations

CCA - Club Room
350 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow, G2 3JD
Free

Attendees under 16 will need parent/guardian permission to participate in oral history interviews.

Accessible via lift. Toilet facilities available in CCA building. Travel can be reimbursed for those who need.

Heritage Storytelling/Poetry/Spoken Word Talk/Workshop

If you identify as LGBTQI+ and have experienced the UK’s asylum system/displacement/migration, we want to hear from you! Come along to our workshop on World Refugee Day. Meet OurStory Scotland, who support LGBTQI+ people in Scotland to share their stories. Discover oral history, mapping and storytelling techniques. Take part in a group oral history interview and be part of Scotland’s vibrant LGBT history! Preserving this history will ensure a legacy for generations to come, keeping our stories alive.

Image credit: Scottish Council on Archives workshop, 2023. Photo: Audrey Wilson, Scottish Council on Archives.