Identity Politics

Over the past year Queerdirect has taken over several London institutions, reimagining the gallery as a visible space for queer artists

Representation is powerful – but what happens when a delightful, silly rom-com is asked to represent so many?

Since 1991 the feminist collective has played a key role in nurturing a space for queer activism and sexual and identity politics on film

A year marked by new visualizations, both controversial and celebrated, of the black body

Her work animates the consequences of our colonial history and the construction of identity politics: in a divided Britain, will we listen?

Inverting the gaze: real life biography, game play fantasy and Frantz Fanon combine in the British artist’s films

A revelatory exhibition cements a rising appreciation of African American art

From Irving Penn to the stereograph: a photography themed weekend reading list

A response to some of the responses

Soap operas, identity politics and sentimental songs; humour, hysteria and sincerity