We all live and were born in a nation state. The passports that we have (or don’t have) limit or grant us our freedom to move. Even if we are ideologically against nation states and borders, they are still realities in our lives. People often connect stereotypes with countries they don’t know personally. At TQU we want to challenge these stereotypes and show different artists, activists, events etc. that are all part of the global queer community, and much more diverse than people might expect!

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Get An Intimate Look At Queer Life In Japan

“Global and local influences are deeply intertwined in Japan’s queer culture. If you look back to the Edo Period, an entire genre of literature and art based on male-male courtship flourished, called shudo (“The...


Film Festivals Japan

Aomori International LGBT Film Festival Asian Queer Film Festival (Biennial) Queer Film Festival Tokyo International Lesbian & Gay Film Festival


gendernetworks & music: Terre Thaemlitz

by Steffen & Verena These Interviews were conducted in 2003/2004 as part of a research for a paper at the University of Göttingen | Germany on gender networks and music. What do you do?...

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