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Quest2016- A Two Day National Seminar on LGBTIQ!

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Quest2016, a National Academic Seminar aims to bring front the least represented facets of queer lives.

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Queerala
  • Wohooo!!! 50% of our goal amount achieved!!!

    by Queerala on October, 26 2016

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    Dear Backers,

    With your overwhelming support we have managed to reach 50% of our goal amount in just few days. Thank you so much for being part of this initiative. Every contribution goes a long way in helping us achieve our goal amount. We humbly request you all to keep showing your support by sharing the fundraiser and helping us reach out to more individuals like you.

    Thank you once again!

    -Team Queerala

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About the Fundraiser

About Quest Queerala

Quest(http://quest.queerala.org/) focuses to gather scholars, research enthusiasts, human rights activists and academicians to brainstorm better and possible interventions on queer theory and related, and to publish the selected research paper presentations via a multidisciplinary journal. The two day National Seminar on Queer Discourses and Social Dialogues[at Center for Development Studies(CDS) Trivandrum, organised by Queerala and ASCR, on Dec16-17] includes four plenary sessions and special talks over two days besides two panel discussions, paper presentations and queer art performances. 


We humbly seek support from well wishers who can support our new initiative, Quest, so that academic markings can be made; which shall serve purpose for interventions in areas of policy design, curriculum development & teacher education, mental health & happiness index of queer community, campus based support systems & organisational best practices etc, besides boosting research studies in areas of LGBTIQ, in Kerala


 

About Queerala

Queerala(http://queerala.org/), a non profit Community Based Registered Organisation, has been primarily focusing on Awareness based initiatives, in Kerala, in addition to connecting queer people and forming network of allies across various cross sections of academia, human rights, literature, social work, law, sexual health and popular media. Few yesteryear successful projects of Queerala are


WiKi Loves Pride



Free Hugs campaign



Homomorphism



Orlando Remembrance



AIDS Day Campaign


 

 How will the Funds be used?

Funds raised shall be principally deployed for

a) The travel and hospitality expenses for the key note speakers and special guests from various Indian cities.

b) In-venue expenses, meals and refreshments and promotional impedimenta.

c) Commemorating speakers and performers.

d) Seminar kit and certificates for delegates. 

e) Press conference and media kit

f) Other nominal expenses

 

By Supporting Quest, well wishers' contribute to academic record of queer movement and related; submission of collected records to various State government departments and Universities in the state for better analysis on the surging need to extend solidarity and implement future oriented schemes for LGBTIQ community in Kerala.

 

References

1)https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/Kerala/Wiki_Loves_Pride_Workshop,_Kochi

2)https://www.google.co.in/gfe_rd=cr&ei=d8HsV5f2KOfH8gfo34igBg#q=Wiki+Loves+pride+Kochi

3)http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/life-style/people/Kochi-youth-hugging-their-way-to-happiness/articleshow/36350999.cms

4) http://www.deccanchronicle.com/151130/lifestyle-offbeat/article/art-coming-out

5)http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/magazines/panache/why-cbfc-refused-to-certify-malayalam-film-ka-bodyscapes/articleshow/53578798.cms

 

 

 

 

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