Flesh Meet with Daniel Marshall: Archiving Queer Kinship
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5.30 – 6.15pm
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Daniel Marshall provides an illustrated talk about the ways we try to connect to the queer past. Drawing on examples from the exhibition ‘Friendship as a Way of Life’ including Macon Reed’s Eulogy for the Dyke Bar 2016 and Nikos Pantazopoulos' How to make a monument 2013 as well as material from the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives’ collection and work, this talk reflects on practices of re-enacting the queer past as efforts to build intergenerational kinship.
Daniel Marshall is an Associate Professor in the School of Communication and Creative Arts at Deakin University, Melbourne. Daniel's publications include the co-edited collections Secret Histories of Queer Melbourne (ALGA, 2011; reprinted 2018), two volumes on “Queering Archives” for Radical History Review (Duke UP, 2014; 2015), and Youth, Sexuality and Sexual Citizenship (Routledge, 2018). Daniel has previously held positions as an invited Visiting Scholar at the Center for LGBTQ Studies (City University of New York) and at the Weeks Centre for Social and Policy Research (London South Bank University), and as a past president of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives.
Image: Shannon Michael Cane, 'Fist Fest' 2011, 'Scorpio Rising' 2012, '3 Teens Kill 4' 2014, 'Butch Femme Vogue Bears' 2014, 'New York City Inferno' 2014, 'Tania' 2015, 'The Everlasting Secret Family' 2015. Bootleg T-shirts. Installation view, ‘Friendship as a Way of Life’, UNSW Galleries, 2020. Photo: Zan Wimberley
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