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Scotland's Year of Stories 2022 - Dyke Tales

Bohemia Media and film Producer, Siobhan Fahey are bringing award winning feature documentary REBEL DYKES to An Lanntair in Stornoway on Thursday 3rd February.

As part of LGBT History Month Scotland and Year of Stories 2022, Siobhan will be sharing a Creative Oral History Workshop as part of the programme. This Creative Oral History Workshop has been designed with OurStory Scotland.

Just turn up at An Lanntair at 6pm with a ticket for the film. Please RSVP GOING on Facebook Event Page to give idea of number of people interested.

Everyone welcome, all genders and generations.

The workshop will introduce the creative possibilities of oral history sharing. Siobhan will share some extracts from the OurStory Scotland archive and the Rebel Dykes History Project CiC archive.

Siobhan will provide some background on what oral history is and some of the issues involved, plus how to carry out oral history how it can be used in archives and creatively. We will all have a go at using a simple exercise in collecting oral history.

Please bring a Smart Phone (android or iPhone) with you.

REBEL DYKES (18+) is a rabble-rousing documentary set in 1980s post-punk London. The unheard story of a community of dykes who met doing art, music, politics and sex, and how they went on to change their world.

The film is inspiring and great fun, and grew from an Oral History Project. The film has had 4* reveiws from Time Out London, The Guardian, Socialist Worker, NME, Total Films.

  • Date & time

    • Thursday, February 3, 2022
    • 6pm
  • Where

    • An Lanntair
      Kenneth St
      HS1 2DS
  • Age

    18+ unless accompanied by a film attendee - the fillm itself is 18+.

  • Tickets

    Free with ticket to see Rebel Dykes film. Adult £8, Member £7.50, Teen/Student £6.50. RSVP to attend the workshop and book film tickets here.

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