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Conversations with Germany Series: LQGBTQI+ in Germany

Date: 10:00am PDT October 20

Conversations with Germany
Join us during Fall Semester for a series of conversations with German students, activists and professionals who will share their perspectives on life, culture and politics in contemporary Germany. Our speakers will provide 20 minutes of introductory remarks and then open the floor for discussion.

LQGBTQI+ in Germany: a short historical overview and an intersectional view on challenges of queers in today’s Germany
October 20
10 a.m., PDT

Registration is required in order to receive the Zoom information. You can register for one or all of the sessions. All members of the Lewis & Clark community are invited.

Register here!

During this Conversation with Germany, Lina Ismail and Ramazan Demirlek will outline the history of LQGBTQI+ in Germany as they also talk about the challenges facing their communities.

Lina Ismail, 24, BA and MA German as a Foreign Language (LMU), Masters Certificate Program: Intercultural Communication Certificate Program (LMU), intercultural communication and ethics teacher, pedagogical project coordinator with Queer*Yourope

Ramazan Demirlek, 32, BA-student of Middle Eastern Studies (LMU), educational staff at a youth-centre, anti-discrimination-trainer for students and teachers, pedagogical project coordinator with Queer*Yourope

If you have questions, please email Associate Professor of German Studies, German Section Head Therese Augst at