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Revisiting ‘In Dialogue with Professor Darren Langdridge about his talk at the OPRC Launch Event’

Blogs from the 'In Dialogue' series are attracting a lot of attention. In case you missed this, below is the blog about Darren's talk: 'Stories of Sexual Citizenship: Conviction and Critique' Sue: What’s this talk all about Darren? Darren: Well, we hear a lot about how things have gotten better for people who are lesbian,… Continue reading Revisiting ‘In Dialogue with Professor Darren Langdridge about his talk at the OPRC Launch Event’

A PhD in Psychology, Events, PHeW, Psychology in the world, Student news

In Dialogue with Professor Darren Langdridge about his talk at the OPRC Launch Event

'Stories of Sexual Citizenship: Conviction and Critique' Sue: What’s this talk all about Darren? Darren: Well, we hear a lot about how things have gotten better for people who are lesbian, gay, and bisexual. It’s common to hear that ‘things are okay for the gays now’, in particular, and to some extent that is true.… Continue reading In Dialogue with Professor Darren Langdridge about his talk at the OPRC Launch Event

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Stories of sexual citizenship: conviction and critique

It is commonly assumed that state recognition and social acceptance of diverse sexualities has dramatically improved in recent years. In this talk, Professor Darren Langdridge seeks to problematise this notion, arguing that the boundaries of sexual citizenship are policed in ever more inventive ways. He argues that our best hope for the future is to… Continue reading Stories of sexual citizenship: conviction and critique

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Sexual citizenship: a critical social psychological issue

A new article extends the social psychological study of citizenship to consider the issue of sexual citizenship, and its boundaries. The article presents research from Cyprus that adopted a critical approach to analyse discourses of citizenship in Greek Cypriot newspapers. The article is co-authored by Dr Eleni Andreouli, the Director of Research in the School.… Continue reading Sexual citizenship: a critical social psychological issue