Being Lgbtq

Being LGBTQ

Being LGBTQ

Cornel Brudaşcu: how Romania’s foremost painter forged a queer identity against the odds

Cornel Brudaşcu: how Romania’s foremost painter forged a queer identity against the odds

Element 174: lose yourself in this queer sci-fi from Bishkek

Element 174: lose yourself in this queer sci-fi from Bishkek

Freedom fighters: have Russia’s dissidents past and present neglected LGBTQ struggles?

Freedom fighters: have Russia’s dissidents past and present neglected LGBTQ struggles?

Horoom Nights: inside the secretive queer night at Tbilisi’s world-famous Bassiani club

Horoom Nights: inside the secretive queer night at Tbilisi’s world-famous Bassiani club

Katarzyna Perlak: the artist reclaiming queer tradition for Poland

Katarzyna Perlak: the artist reclaiming queer tradition for Poland

LGBTQ literature: take a journey through New East history with our reading list

LGBTQ literature: take a journey through New East history with our reading list

Live by night: an evening with Maydana, Ukrainian drag queen and asylum seeker

Live by night: an evening with Maydana, Ukrainian drag queen and asylum seeker

No Silence: growing up LGBTQ in the forgotten world of Transnistria

No Silence: growing up LGBTQ in the forgotten world of Transnistria

Photo diary: what I learned after coming out in noughties Poland

Photo diary: what I learned after coming out in noughties Poland

Powers that be: why having an openly lesbian prime minister hasn’t solved Serbia’s LGBTQ crises

Powers that be: why having an openly lesbian prime minister hasn’t solved Serbia’s LGBTQ crises

Queer zines: making art from eastern Europe’s secret LGBTQ archives

Queer zines: making art from eastern Europe’s secret LGBTQ archives

Reclaim eastern Europe's queer history with Calvert 22 Foundation

Reclaim eastern Europe’s queer history with Calvert 22 Foundation

Samara: explore the natural beauty and serene ambiance of this riverside town

Samara: explore the natural beauty and serene ambiance of this riverside town

Saransk: discover the secret charm of the World Cup’s smallest and quirkiest city

Saransk: discover the secret charm of the World Cup’s smallest and quirkiest city

Sealed with a kiss: from t.A.T.u. to Trump, do Western portrayals of ‘gay’ Russia miss the point?

Sealed with a kiss: from t.A.T.u. to Trump, do Western portrayals of ‘gay’ Russia miss the point?

Secret histories: LGBTQ life in pre-revolutionary Russia

Secret histories: LGBTQ life in pre-revolutionary Russia