R Conrad

R Conrad


At a Glance:

R Conrad has been a Project Contributor since January 2010, has written 33 entries and currently lives in Montreal, QC.

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R Conrad: Recently Filed

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Saying "No" to Frameline and Israeli Apartheid

Filed by R Conrad | May 07, 2013 | 4:00 PM | comments

This past March, I received a request to show my work at Frameline, the oldest and quite possibly the most prestigious LGBT film festival on the planet.Read More


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The Failure of Hate Crime Laws

Filed by R Conrad | January 27, 2013 | 10:47 AM | comments

Let's dive into the queer and trans critiques of hate crime laws, the prison industrial complex, and the crucial demand to find better solutions to addressing anti-queer and anti-trans violence than the ever expanding and for-profit run prison system.Read More


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Quebec Students Continue to Strike!

Filed by R Conrad | April 09, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Nearly 300,000 students have gone on strike to fight the tuition hikes and the plan to massively privatize the public university system in Quebec. Queers and feminists are on the front lines. Read More


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Montreal's Radical Queer Week Kicking Off!

Filed by R Conrad | February 20, 2012 | 3:45 PM | comments

From February 23 to March 4, 2012, for the fourth consecutive year, Radical Queer Semaine will host a week of events on gender and sexuality and occupy a main space for ten days free from heterosexism and oppression. Read More


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Against Equality Wrap Up from Down Under

Filed by R Conrad | February 13, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Last week I was lucky enough to make my way to Melbourne for a gay and lesbian studies conference. After traveling thirty six hours I emerged in the sunny southern hemisphere with a pile of Against Equality books in tow.Read More