Law, Gender and Sexuality

Projects

Conversations 2009/2010

Gender, Sex and Asylum

9 DECEMBER 2010

Participants: S. Chelvan, Barrister, No 5 Chambers and UK Lesbian and Gay Immigration Group [UKLGIG]; Sarah Keenan, lecturer in Law, Oxford Brookes Univeristy; Nathanael Miles, Stonewall and author of No Going Back: Lesbian and Gay People and the Asylum System, Stonewall, 2010; Dr Oliver Phillips, University of Westminster; Facilitated by Harriet Samuels, Reader, University of Westminster.

This Conversation centres on the challenges faced by those claiming asylum on the basis of their sexuality in the United Kingdom.