Registration consists of two parts. Please use the form below to let us know which events you will be attending. Then, please use paypal to make payment. 

A small bursary is available to assist those on very low or no income to attend. If you wish to apply, please send a request to lgbthmaap[at]

Any questions regarding registration? Please email lgbthmaap[at] 

Please note: there is also an event on LGBT History in the Armed Forces on Thursday, 25 February (at the Imperial War Museum North in Manchester). Registration for this event is completely seperate: please use the tab above.

Friday, 26 Feb 2016
11 am
LGBT Tour of the People's History Museum
Our colleagues at the People's History Museum are kindly offering conference delegates a specialist guided tour of the museum. Discover how the history of gender and sexuality has been affected by society, politics and activism over the past 200 years on a tour of the PHM’s main galleries.

The tour lasts 45 minutes and booking is required.  Please email Catherine O'Donnell at
In order to keep our events programme affordable to everyone, please make a donation. Suggested donation £3.

2pm – 4pm
Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton's Cafeteria Prof. Susan Stryker, University of Arizona**
A unique opportunity to hear from one of the leading scholars in this emerging field of historical research. Susan will present her Emmy Award-winning documentary, Screaming Queens.
BOOKING ESSENTIAL: please book via eventbrite here.

6pm - 7.30pm
Festival Civic Launch & the 2nd Alan Horsfall Lecture  by Prof. Susan Stryker**
venue: The Martin Harris Centre, Oxford Rd, Manchester

Please note: a performance of the brand new theatrical production 'Mister Stokes: The Man Woman of Manchester' forms the second part of this reception. There is a specific performance of the play for conference delegates on Sunday lunchtime, so don't worry about missing out!
Saturday 27 Feb 2016
9am - 5pm
What is & How to Do LGBT History - Keynote events, Plenary & Breakout Sessions

Venue: University Place, Oxford Road, University of Manchester
Programme available here.
Sunday 28 Feb 2016
9.30am - 4.30pm
What is & How to Do LGBT History - Keynote events, Plenary & Breakout Sessions

Venue:  Manchester Business School, Oxford Road, Manchester Metropolitan University
**  Susan Stryker: Trans activist and Trans Academic, Susan is the Associate Professor & Director of the Institute for LGBT Studies, University of Arizona. Her many books include Transgender History (Seal Press 2008). Susan was a Lambda Literary Award winner for The Transgender Studies Reader and an Emmy Award winner for her documentary film Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton's Cafeteria.  More information available here.