Media Advisory – Intimate Conviction Volume Launch in Barbados

CAVE HILL, November 14, 2018 — One year after the groundbreaking “Intimate Conviction” conference, which examined the role of the church in establishing and maintaining anti-gay laws in Commonwealth countries, an edited volume of some of the conference presentations is now available. The volume will serve as an important tool to assist in the repeal of anti-LGBTQ laws across the Commonwealth.

WHO: Maurice Tomlinson, Senior Policy Analyst, Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
Capt. The Rev Tom Decker, Military Chaplain, Canadian Armed Forces
Fr. Clifford Hall, Anglican Priest, Diocese of Barbados

WHAT: Launch of Intimate Conviction volume, analysing the church and anti-sodomy laws across the Commonwealth.

WHEN: Thursday, November 15, 2018. 7:30-9:00 PM (Remarks begin at 7:45 PM)

WHERE: Conference Room, Faculty of Law, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill