(Image: James Baldwin (August 2, 1924 – December 1, 1987), one of the greatest American novelists of all time. An activist and an out gay man.)
There are events for history month across the city of Brighton and Hove.
The University of Sussex has a wide range of events to cater for diverse people.
Other interesting events include:
Queerama, a film showing on 13 Feb
Released in 2017, Queerama is a film created from the treasure trove of archive material held at the British Film Institute. Directed by Daisy Asquith the story traverses a century of gay experiences, encompassing persecution and prosecution, injustice love and desire, sexual liberation and pride.
LGBT Wikithon, on Monday 25 Feb, 6pm
At this LGBT+ themed Wikipedia edit-a-thon you will learn how to edit and write Wikipedia articles and use these new skills to improve the representation of LGBT+ scientists on Wikipedia!
Free but need to register: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lgbt-in-stem-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-55015634243
For events all over the UK see LGBT History Month UK.