fredag 21 oktober 2016

Anti-Discrimination Journalist in Belarus-2016’

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CONTEST: ‘The Best Anti-Discrimination Journalist in Belarus-2016’

TUPILAK (Queer Cultural Workers in the Nordic Region, www.tupilak.org) in cooperation with the ‘Journalists for Tolerance’ Campaign of Belarusian LGBT Journalists (www.gaypress.eu) announces a professional contest for the Belarusian journalists on the best anti-discrimination reporting. The best authors of articles and/or photo-audio-video reports, fostering equality of vulnerable social groups in the Belarusian society will be announced on the International Human Rights Day on December 10, 2016.

The winners will receive a special award from the contest organizers. Also, the winner will have a possibility to visit LGBT organizations in Stockholm, in order to prepare topical publications, in 2017.

It is suggested that the contest materials have to appear in the media within the period since November 1, 2015 till October 31, 2016. The contest materials have to be submitted to the e-mail address gayjour@gmail.com  for consideration no later than on November 30, 2016.


Конкурс для журналістаў – “Найлепшы журналіст-барацьбіт з дыскрымінацыяй у Беларусі – 2016”

Культурніцкая ЛГБТ-арганізацыя Паўночных краінаў ТУПІЛАК сумесна з ініцыятывай “Журналісты за талерантнасць” і сайтам Gaypress у пяты раз абвяшчае прафесійны конкурс на найлепшы журналісцкі матэрыял на антыдыскрымінацыйную праблематыку.
Аўтары найлепшых друкаваных і Інтэрнэт-артыкулаў і/ці фота-аўдыё-відэа рэпартажаў, якія прасоўваюць ідэю роўнасці і недыскрымінацыі ўразлівых сацыяльных групаў у беларускім грамадстве, будуць абвешчаныя ў Міжнародны дзень правоў чалавека – 10 снежня 2016 года.
Пераможца конкурсу атрымае адмысловую ўзнагароду, а таксама будзе мець магчымасць наведаць ЛГБТ-арганізацыі ў Стакгольме з мэтай падрыхтоўкі тэматычных публікацыяў на працягу 2017 года. 
Чакаецца, што конкурсныя матэрыялы павінны з’явіцца ў прэсе ў перыяд з 1 лістапада 2015 г. па 31 кастрычніка 2016 года. Матэрыялы конкурсу маюць быць скіраваныя на разгляд журы на электронны адрас gayjour@gmail.com не пазней за 30 лістапада 2016 года.

onsdag 5 oktober 2016

TUPILAK   ILGCN    NORDIC ASSOCIATION   BEARS INTERNATIONAL
1st NORDIC RAINBOW HISTORY & ART MONTH – October
(Umeå -- October 1-2, Stockholm – October 3-25, Vilnius -- October 29-31, 2016)
www.ilgcn.tupilak.org   www.tupilak.org     contact: bill@tupilak.org

Panel discussions, presentations, films, poetry, art & photography, music, song, monologues

Program.
Art Exhibit
SALONG  LUGO  (October 1-31) - Luke Darko of Paris;  Vladiks of Minsk;
Kennet Lindquist of Stockholm, Anastasia Medco of Kiev
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WEDNESDAY, October 5 – 19.00-21.00  SECRET GARDEN
(Kornhamnstorg 59) (T-ban Gamla Stan)

Focus on Estonia:  Estonian art, CD music
Ireland: 100th year since execution of  Roger Casement.  ’Black Diaries’ journalism award for Belarus.
Focus on LGBT Iran: Film: "Out of Iran"  - Farid Haerinejad, Iran/Canada.  Iranian voices.
International rainbow poetry
THURSDAY, October 6 –     18.00-19.00  SIDETRACK  
Wollmar Yxkullsg. 7 (T-bana Mariatorget)
Focus on Leather/Fetisch/Bears – Jan Kopriwa – Lederverkstaden      Leather art – Celso Junior,
Brazil/Portugal, Jan Stary of Prague, Ingemar of Sweden, Tom of Finland
ILGCN History Salute to Pink Armenia. International rainbow poetry

FRIDAY, October 7  -- 19.00-21.00   NORDIC ASSOCIATION
(Drottninggatan 30) (T-bana Centralen)
Focus on prostitution: “Lilies of the Streets” --  Ananda Walkabout, Sweden, Apila  Miettinen, Finland
“The Nordic Homo Revolutionen!”--Thorgny Arwidson, Nordic Association
Focus on Lithuania: Art.
 Films:
 "Change It, “Baltic Pride 2016 Promo” "--
LGL Lithuania Nordic ILGCN “Arco Nordica” 2016 to Lithuania
 Tupilak “Bifrost” awards 2016 to Lithuania, Sweden Nordic Rainbow Network – a new creation for Nordic co-operation, rainbow cultural exchange
Focus on Iceland:  Films: "Hördur Torfasson: The Peaceful Revolution." Icelandic CD music.
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INSTÄLLT PÅ GRUND AV POLIS OCH BYRÅKRATI SOM STÄNGT LOKALENINSTÄLLT PÅ GRUND AV POLIS OCH BYRÅKRATI SOM STÄNGT LOKALEN
1st Rainbow Art Fair
SATURDAY, October 8  --  16.00-23.00   RÖKRIDÅ
(Rökerigatan 9) (T-bana Globen)
Vernissage-16.00
Pågor hela kvällen med olika uppträdanden, bar och dans.
Utställare: Andrea Sjöfelt, Kennet Lindquist, Bo Bergstrand, Ars Sonor, Marcello Lentini, Luke Darko
Anti-Fascism Photo Exhibition” --  Vilmos Hanti, President of Association of Anti Fascists
Works from ILGCN/Tupilak International Travelling Art & Photo Exhibition
Books from “Lilies of the Streets.”
Art f ilms: "Natten är min” (Eugene Jansson)  -- Olle Holm, “LGBT Monuments”- Willi Reichhold
gallery music: Ars Sonor       
songs/music: Elise Ria , Jan Hammarlund      
MusikBand:  Gränsen 

INSTÄLLT PÅ GRUND AV POLIS OCH BYRÅKRATI SOM STÄNGT LOKALENINSTÄLLT PÅ GRUND AV POLIS OCH BYRÅKRATI SOM STÄNGT LOKALEN





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ILGCN World Rainbow Cultural Conference 2016 (stage 2)
MONDAY, October 10    15.00-17.00      POSITHIVAGRUPPEN
(Tjurbergsgatan 29) (T-bana Skanstull)
Focus on Differently Abled: Kait Bessing, Frequency Alcyone .

Film trailer:  “The Way He Looks” – Daniel Ribeiro, Brazil.
“Nazi Persecution of LGBT's."   “Neo Nazi Persecution” Colin de la Motte-
Sherman -  ILGCN History Secretariat - Berlin
Film:
"LGBT  Monuments;"-- Willi Reichhold, Sweden
Spain: Homage to the “Grey Ghosts of Tefía,” (Franco’s gay concentration camp)
Focus on Moldova – Ana Furtuna, Civil Rights Defenders
Film:
"We Can Be Gay Today"  (1st Vilnius Pride) - Francois  Message, France

TUESDAY, October 11   19.00-21.00      NORDIC ASSOCIATION
(Drottninggatan 30) (T-banaCentralen)
Focus on Brazil: "Music against the Dictatorship" -- Anders Ödvall, ILGCN ambassador - Brazil
Brazilian songs Homage to Brazil’s Renato Russo "Strani Amore" on this 20th year of his death.
Film trailer:
 "The Way He Looks" - Daniel Ribeiro, Brazil
Focus on Humanism and LGBT. David Verés, chair of European Rainbow Humanists, Hungary,
Bill Schiller – international secretary of Nordic Rainbow Humanists; Thomas Lovas, Budapest
Focus on Hungary:
 Thomas Lovas, ILGCN East European Secretariat
Focus on Anti-Facism:
Vilmos Hanti, president of Association of Anti-fascists
Austrian European Parliamentarian Ulrike Lunacek’s - EU LGBT video
Focus on Norway: 
Film: "Precious Moments" – Lars Daniel Krutzkoff Jacobsen  .Art, CD’s.

WEDNESDAY, October 12  -- 19.00-21.00  SECRET GARDEN
(Kornhamnstorg 59) (T-bana Gamla Stan)
Focus on Films: 
 Colin de la Motte-Sherman –  Berlin;  “Death in Venice” –“Mahler, Visconti, Mann”
Marie Falksten & Sweden’s 1st lesbian film:
“Eva and Maria”
Karin Lindeqvist:
Sweden’s lst LGBT book shop “Medusa,” comments on “Lambda Nordica”
Focus on Music:
 Ars Sono; Peter Fröberg, Elise Borderline Johanson, Anders  Ödvall, Sweden
Carl-Michael Edenborg on Hanns Heinz Ewers, Germany.
ILGCN’s “Clio and her Silver Cup” 2012 (history) award to Sweden.

THURSDAY, October 13  --  18.00-19.00   SIDETRACK
(Wollmar Yxkullsg. 7)  (T-ban Mariatorget)
“Sport is Culture:
gold at EuroGames-Helsinki” – Henrik Husgafvel, Sweden
Bears International – Nordic Bears, Beyond the Nordic zone:
 Bears in Russia, Ukraine, Scotland.
Bear art:
 Luke Darko, France; Mike Wyeld, U.K; Charlie Hunter, Canada/UK
Carl-Michael Edenborg – rainbow cultural activities
International rainbow poetry
Bears International 2016 art awards

INSTÄLLT!!! INSTÄLLT!!!!INSTÄLLT!!
SATURDAY, October 15 – 19:00-21:00   FOLKLORE  CENTRUM
 (Wollmar Yxkullsg. 2) (T-bana Mariatorget)
Focus on Africa: 
RADO-Uganda, Eddy of Uganda.
Films:
 "I am Hannah” --  Marianne Maasa, “Pearl of Africa” – Jonny von Wallström, Sweden
Poetry:
 Izzy Young, (and from Allen Ginsberg).   International poetry
Focus on Kazakhstan:
Oleg Ivanov, ILGCN ambassador-Kazakhstan. “Community” LGBTQ life in
–Kazakhstan, by Olga Malyshera
Focus on Kyrgyzstan:
 – Viktor Novodonov, Alex Mamytov, Centralasien Grupperna
Films:"
Dyke  Hard," "Hallongrottan TV" -- Bitte Andersson, Swedish ILGCN culture ambassador
ILGCN “Wings” film award
Songs, Music:
Robert Hill, Sweden




MONDAY, October 17  -- 15.00-17.00  POSTIVHIVAGRUPPEN
(Tjurbergsgatan 29) (T-bana Skanstull)
Focus on HIV/AIDS:
 History of PositHIVagruppen, Noak’s Ark; Bill Rubino’s Life Foundation
Films:
 "Quilt Project"  "Flavor Wrestling for HIV"
Focus on Poland:
"Warsaw LGBT Film Festivals."  Film trailers: Malga Kubiak, Ars Sonor, composer.
Art:
'Ars Homo Erotica,'-- Pawel Leszkowicz   
 Films Clips:
Polish Society of Anti-Discrimination

TUESDAY, October 18  --  19.00-21.00  NORDIC  ASSOCIATION
(Drottninggatan 30) (T-bana Centralen)
Focus on Canada:
 Eric Petersson, Canadian Embassy. 
Films:
"The Politics of Pride"- Bob Christie;
"Thin Lips, Thick Lips" – Paul Lee
Focus on Media:
 Anna-Maria Sörberg; Ulf Andersson - Amnesty Press; Ottar; Kennet Lindquist - SR, ILGCN web  Bill Schiller Kurdish Rainbow History & Culture  – Rase Berf, Regnbågskurder ILGCN Ambassador
“Vogue – performance dynamite: Harlem to St. Petersburg” – Daniel Lugo, Puerto Rico/Sweden
Trans films:
 "Undress Me" – Viktor Lindgren, "A Farmer's Desire" – Rebecka Rasmusson
ILGCN “Sappho in Paradise” literature award to Greenland

WEDNESDAY, October 19 – 19.00-21.00  SECRET GARDEN
(Kornhamnstorg 59) (T-bana Gamla Stan)
Focus on Belarus &  Russia:
Belarus-Russian-Ukraine LGBT in Sweden
Homage to Vadim Kozin – arrested by the KGB in 1944. 
Poetry:
Oleg Ivanov, Kazakhstan
ILGCN/Tupilak Russian, Belarus art, photos   “Touch” – photos of Mischa Badasyan, Russia/Berlin
Films:
”Hunted – War Against Gays in Russia" -- Ben Steele, UK;
 "They Still Smile"- Irina Sislova, Minsk
Music:
Elise Ria, Peter Fröberg, Sweden

TUESDAY, October 25 -- 19.00-21:00  NORDIC ASSOCIATION
(Drottninggatan 30) (T-bana Centralen)
Focus on Britain: British Council & LGBT culture.   
 
Film:
"Sebastian" – Derek Jarman, UK.
"Daddy and the Muscle Academy” -- Ilppo Pohjola
Tribute to Shakespeare’s 400th
Poems: 
Thomas Åberg, Sweden

Rainbow Library, Umeå, northern Sweden  – Christer Edeholt
Bears International on Nordic Bears – Swedish Bears, Finnish Bears, Bearty- Estonia, "Bears on
Ice,"- Iceland, "Berserk" – Denmark, “Dancing Bears” – Norway
Focus on Latvia, RFSL history - Kjell Rindar, Sweden

ILGCN Rainbow Warrior 2016 award to Latvia
Focus on Finland: Tributes to Tove Jansson,Tom of Finland. Linnea S. (on the Mari – Finland, Russia).
Closing Stockholm phase of 1st Nordic Rainbow History & Art Month.   Salute to Vilnius phase.
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SALONG  LUGO  (Regeringsgatan 84 b) (T-ban Hötorget)

POSITHIVAGRUPPEN   (Tjurbergsgatan 29) (T-ban Skanstull)

NORDIC  ASSOCIATION  (Drottninggatan 30) (T-ban Centralen)

SECRET GARDEN   (Kornhamnstorg 59) (T-ban Gamla Stan)

SIDETRACK   (Wollmar Yxkullsg. 7)  (T-ban Mariatorget)

RÖKRIDÅ (Rökerigatan 9) (T-ban Globen)


FOLKLORE  CENTRUM   (Wollmar Yxkullsg. 2) (T-ban Mariatorget)

onsdag 17 augusti 2016

TUPILAK CALLING  August 15, 2016
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1st TUPILAK ART FAIR  -- October 8, 2016

Works of Tupilak artists and photographers on display
.......and music, films, poetry, mingle 

at Rökridå (Rökerigatan 9)  (T-Ban Globen)

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part of ILGCN's 

1st Nordic Rainbow History & Culture Month October, 2016
  (Umeå October 1-2, Stockholm October 3-28, Vilnius October 29-21)

 
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NOVEMBER 9 -- kristallnacht 

Nordic salute to the international day against  fascism & intolerance

Stockholm  music, poetry, film, art    

    

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fredag 18 mars 2016

Annual Tupilak Meeting

Tupilak Calling:

Annual Tupilak Meeting in Stockholm on April 2:

New ideas..?  New candidates..?   Get back to us!
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Tupilak-hosted CULTURAL ROUND-TABLE

LGBT cultural discussions at the Nordic Bear session in Tallinn. 

Arranged by Bearty-Tallinn of Estonia

Friday, April 15   14:00-15:00   
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Tupilak at  IDAHO DAY  

Stockholm, Tuesday, May 17 from 18.00.

Together  with LGBT-Amnesty, RFSL Middle East group, Nordic Bears, etc.

Joining colleagues all over the world for this international day against homophobia.

RFSL House
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TUPILAK CULTURAL FAIR 

Open to LGBT cultural workers and organizations supporting LGBT culture

May 28 (to be confirmed)      Stockholm.

Suggestions, volunteers welcomed!
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onsdag 30 december 2015

Belarus Winner Defends Trans Rights



Belarus Winner Defends Trans Rights

   Tupilak and the Belarus LGBT Journalist Group announce the winner of their 2015 contest for best journalist work combating discrimination and intolerance in the mass media of Belarus is Ulad Shviadovich of the publication, Nasha Niva -- for defending a trans person defamed by a regional newspaper in the city of Mahilou.

     "We salute Ulad for his courage in confronting hate speech, discrimination and ignorance of LGBT rights in the media in this Eastern European country," says Bill Schiller, chairman of Tupilak (Nordic rainbow cultural workers).  "It takes extra strength to defy the rampant homophobia displayed by both media, politicians and neo-nazi hooligans in Belarus today."


      Earlier winners have been honored for their work in newspapers and internet publications combating discrimination and homophobia in the Belarus media since the year of 2012.

onsdag 18 november 2015

Poetry and Music

 International Poetry and Music  

 
        Wednesday, November 18, 2015 (19.00-21.00) (last one for 2015!)

Secret Garden  Kornhamnstorg 59 (T-ban Gamla Stan) 

Eleonora Fors Szuba -- Unstraight Museum
 
Jon Voss, QX - comments     

Christine Zawall -- poesi

Tomas Åberg -- poesi 

Peter "Sexodus" Fröberg -- music, songs

Viking Bears -- senast information

Report on Gotland PrideVisby and Tupilak's Thor's Hammer 2015 award

"Bo Jangles" --Schiller monologue on prisons, rape, vagabonds, music and AIDS
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ART: works of Pink Armenia, "Nitrate Kisses" - Barbara Hammer, USA
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Supported by:

torsdag 29 oktober 2015

Tupilak & Belarus LGBT Journalist Contest for Anti-discrimination Reporting!!

CONTEST: ‘The Best Anti-Discrimination Journalist in Belarus-2015’ TUPILAK (Queer Cultural Workers in the Nordic Region, www.tupilak.org) in cooperation with the Belarusian LGBT journalists (www.gaypress.eu) announces a professional contest for the Belarusian journalists on the best anti-discrimination reporting. The best authors of articles and/or photo-audio-video reports, fostering equality of different social groups in the Belarusian society will be announced on the International Human Rights Day on December 10, 2015. The winners will receive special awards from the contest organizers. It is suggested that the contest materials have to appear in the media within the period since September 1, 2014 till October 31, 2015. The contest materials have to be submitted to the e-mail address
gayjour@gmail.com  for considerationno later than on November 30, 2015.

 Увага! Конкурс: “Найлепшы журналіст-барацьбіт з дыскрымінацыяй у Беларусі – 2015” Культурніцкая ЛГБТ-арганізацыя Паўночных краінаў ТУПІЛАК сумесна з Gaypress абвяшчае прафесійны конкурс на найлепшы журналісцкі матэрыял на антыдыскрымінацыйную праблематыку. Аўтары найлепшых друкаваных і Інтэрнэт-артыкулаў і/ці фота-аўдыё-відэа рэпартажаў, якія прасоўваюць ідэю роўнасці і недыскрымінацыі розных сацыяльных групаў у беларускім грамадстве, будуць абвешчаныя ў Міжнародны дзень правоў чалавека – 10 снежня 2015 года. Пераможцы конкурсу атрымаюць адмысловыя ўзнагароды. Чакаецца, што конкурсныя матэрыялы павінны з’явіцца ў прэсе ў перыяд з 1 верасня 2014 г. па 31 кастрычніка 2015 года. Матэрыялы конкурсу маюць быць скіраваныя на разгляд журы на электронны адрас gayjour@gmail.com не пазней за 30 лістапада 2015 года. CONTEST: ‘The Best Anti-Discrimination Journalist in Belarus-2015’ TUPILAK (Queer Cultural Workers in the Nordic Region, www.tupilak.org) in cooperation with the Belarusian LGBT journalists (www.gaypress.eu) announces a professional contest for the Belarusian journalists on the best anti-discrimination reporting. The best authors of articles and/or photo-audio-video reports, fostering equality of different social groups in the Belarusian society will be announced on the International Human Rights Day on December 10, 2015. The winners will receive special awards from the contest organizers. It is suggested that the contest materials have to appear in the media within the period since September 1, 2014 till October 31, 2015. The contest materials have to be submitted to the e-mail address:
gayjour@gmail.com for consideration no later than on November 30, 2015.