Books Every Fresher Should Read
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Books Every Fresher Should Read

Anonymous - September 19, 2018
France in Fine Fettle
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France in Fine Fettle

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Dive into Brightonian Culture
Arts
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Dive into Brightonian Culture

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?
Arts
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Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?

Anastasia Konstantinidou - September 15, 2018
Students’ Union Apologises for ‘Sexist’ Beermats
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Students’ Union Apologises for ‘Sexist’ Beermats

Jessica Hubbard - September 20, 2018
Punk, poetry and performance: Thinking Queer Review
Arts
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Arts
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Punk, poetry and performance: Thinking Queer Review

Louisa Streeting - November 16, 2017

How do you imagine the contemplations of the Bloomsbury Group in a modern cultural climate? The Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts (ACCA) achieved exactly that, showcasing…

Thinking Queer: Bloomsbury Group Preview
Arts
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Arts
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Thinking Queer: Bloomsbury Group Preview

Louisa Streeting - November 2, 2017

The Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts (ACCA) will be hosting a discussion centring around the influential intellectuals of the Bloomsbury Group on Friday 10 November. In partnership…

Bent Double Preview
Arts
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Arts
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Bent Double Preview

Alex Hutson - October 30, 2017

Sunday 5 November Komedia will be hosting monthly stand-up comedy night Bent Double. The show runs every first Sunday of the month and consists of 2 acts,…

Germaine Greer sparks controversy in Brighton
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News
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Germaine Greer sparks controversy in Brighton

Jessica Hubbard - March 15, 2017

Content warning: article quotes transphobic views. Controversy sparked over an International Women's Day talk at Brighton Dome by divisive feminist figure Germaine Greer. Several petitions were launched,…

Pink Migration
Artist Focus
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Artist Focus
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Pink Migration

Lucie Andrau - February 22, 2017

Antonios Kotsonias, 3rd year studying Media Practice.   Antonios is an amazing photographer studying here at Sussex. This series of images is part of a documentary called…

Drinking and Drama: an interview with  The Marlborough Pub and Theatre’s Abby Butcher
Arts
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Arts
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Drinking and Drama: an interview with The Marlborough Pub and Theatre’s Abby Butcher

Mimi Diamond - February 14, 2017

If you envisage culture and community as a sort of Matryoshka doll with the outermost one being the U.K., liberal Britain sitting inside it, and groups like…

Do history months promote recognition or exclusion?
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Do history months promote recognition or exclusion?

The Badger - February 19, 2016

This month is LGBTQ+ History month, and over twenty events are taking place at Sussex, making it the university’s biggest LGBTQ+ History Month to date. This annual…

Sussex ‘Youth Stop AIDS’ distribute fake drug ‘baggies’
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Sussex ‘Youth Stop AIDS’ distribute fake drug ‘baggies’

Freya Marshall Payne - December 10, 2015

Sussex Stop AIDS members distributed ‘baggies’ filled with fake drugs to draw attention to World AIDS Day on 1st december. They have started a campiagn called Missing…

Gay Rights in the UK: Daniel Parker writes a brief history of a long struggle
Features
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Features
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Gay Rights in the UK: Daniel Parker writes a brief history of a long struggle

Freya Marshall Payne - December 1, 2015

The year was 2014. The month was March. And the vibes were very, very gay. Yes, it was 13th March 2014 and, in a historical moment, same-sex…

News
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Sussex student to wear fancy dress for a year

Mark Tovey - October 19, 2015

Second year Sussex student, Aaron Lawrence, has taken on the challenge of “wearing nothing but fancy dress for a whole year”. The challenge is in aid of…

LGBTQ+ first person account: I am Bisexual
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Features
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LGBTQ+ first person account: I am Bisexual

The Badger - February 19, 2015

Grace Kavanagh provides a personal account of her decision to ‘come out’ as bisexual, detailing her reception and anxieties surrounding it.   I have recently come out…

Can we call LGBTQ* celebrities role-models?
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Can we call LGBTQ* celebrities role-models?

The Badger - November 20, 2014

Growing up, everybody has a role model. You haven’t really experienced being young if you haven’t, at some stage literally felt like someone famous is the greatest…

News
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Exeter address cross-dressing

The Badger - March 5, 2012

Students leaders at Exeter University have warned that dressing in drag could be deemed as being “as offensive as blacking up”. Male students squeezed into borrowed women’s…

LGBTQ Comment Series, part 3: Gender identity
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LGBTQ Comment Series, part 3: Gender identity

The Badger - February 22, 2012

In recent and recurring news, there have been parents choosing to raise their child without a specified gender, and with that have come many people who oppose…

LGBTQ Comment Series, part 2: Gay is not a choice
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LGBTQ Comment Series, part 2: Gay is not a choice

The Badger - February 22, 2012

Growing up as LGBTQ is not easy for any of us. We live in a world where it is expected for us to be heterosexual, and the…

LGBrighTon: acceptance and pride
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LGBrighTon: acceptance and pride

The Badger - February 22, 2012

Brighton has long been associated in my memory as the seaside town. My family would visit Brighton once or twice a year, since my early childhood. My…

LGBTQ write to their schools
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News
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LGBTQ write to their schools

The Badger - November 21, 2011

[caption id="attachment_12007" align="alignleft" width="508" caption="LGBTQ members holding their template letters"] [/caption] Sussex students have set up an initiative to help the schools they attended before university become…

A Freshers Guide to the Student's Union
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News
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A Freshers Guide to the Student's Union

The Badger - October 14, 2011

[caption id="attachment_11546" align="alignleft" width="347" caption="Photo:sussexstudent.com"][/caption] There are a million and one things going on during Freshers’ Week, and it’s all too easy to get caught up in…