At the 5th Festival of Queer and Feminist Culture Smoqua from 7 October to 9 October this year, apart from the artistic and creative programme, you can engage in a panel discussion and lecture with several remarkable theoreticians, activists and artists! On Friday, 8 October at 2 pm an inspirational lecture is being given by Meredith Jones, an Australian transdisciplinary scholar currently employed at Brunel University London.
Are you ready?
The fifth festival of queer and feminist culture Smoqua is just about to start! This year, Smoqua is being held from October 7 to 9 in Rijeka, bringing together activists and artists from more than 10 European countries (United Kingdom, Greece, Serbia, France ...). A handful of content awaits you: performances, exhibitions, discussions, workshops, lectures ...
We are especially excited to announce the Queer-UP! Party that takes place at OKC Palach on Saturday, October 9 from 8 pm, and the line-up is "hot":
LORI and the Rijeka subsidarie of the medical students' organisation CroMSIC organise IDAHOBIT week from May 17th until 21st 2021! With multiple events live and online, the 9th year in the row in Rijeka we mark the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) which is commemorated on the 17 of May in more than 130 countries worldwide.
Rijeka, 7 – 9 October 2021
We are ready for the 5th Smoqua, are you?!
With our hearts full, we are announcing the 5th edition of Smoqua, the festival which will win you over with its diverse content, inspiring people and warm atmosphere. LORI, with partners PaRiter and GSG, invites all persons of good will, and open mind and heart to join us in the new edition of joint reflection, conversation, socialising and fun from Thursday, 7 October, to Saturday, 9 October 2021 in Rijeka.
From 7 October to 9 October 2021 the fifth Festival of Queer and Feminist CultureSmoqua gathers activists and artists from United Kingdom, Greece, Serbia, France, Poland... performances, exhibitions, discussions, workshops, lectures, Queer-UP! Party – these are merely some of the many contents in which you can ‘dive’ into queer and feminism in these three days.
As part of the Erasmus+ project “CommonPoint - Innovative approaches to training mental health service providers for the quality support of LGBTQI people”, Lesbian Organisation Rijeka – LORI held a training course on LGBTIQ+ topics for mental health service providers from April 21st until April 25th 2021 via the Zoom platform.