Pride 2020 Events


Quiz Night

  • Thursday 3rd September
  • 6.00pm

A quiz night with LGBT+ themed questions. 

Join the event live on YouTube at 6pm


Beyond LGBT: Sexuality, Research and Academia (History Theme)

  • Monday 7th September
  • 3.00pm - 4.30pm
  • Microsoft Teams

The University of Leicester, De Montfort Univeristy and Loughborough University will be hosting a number speakers to discuss their academic research affecting and addressing the LGBT+ community.
Confirmed speakers and their topics for the event are:

  • Gavin Brown - The sexual politics of lockdown
  • Emma Parker - The Orton Diaries: Joe Orton and Kenneth Halliwell Reconsidered

Join the event via Microsoft Teams


Beyond LGBT: Sexuality, Research and Academia (Contemporary Theme)

  • Wednesday 9th September
  • 2.00pm - 3.30pm

The University of Leicester, De Montfort Univeristy and Loughborough University will be hosting a number speakers to discuss their academic research affecting and addressing the LGBT+ community.
Confirmed speakers and their topics for the event are:

  • Rebecca Barnes - LGBT+ Mental Health
  • Alexander Maine - The effect of law on the lived experiences of LGBTQ people.
  • Lauren Whitehouse - Genderqueer in the sporting sphere: An oral history project of non-binary sporting lives.

Join the event via Microsoft Teams


LGBT+ Inclusive Teaching

  • Thursday 10th September
  • 4.00pm

Delivered by Sam Parr

Join the event via Microsoft Teams


Queer & Corona

  • Friday 11th September
  • 2.00pm

An informal student discussion on the impact of covid-19 on the LGBT+ community.

Join the event via Microsoft Teams


How to join the live presentations on Teams Live

You can access the live event using a browser on your PC/Mac. If you are joining using your smartphone, you need to download the Microsoft Teams app from your app store. You will then be able to join as a guest, or with your Microsoft 365 account.