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Flyer - 'Same Difference' Exhibition, Melbourne Justice Museum, circa 2006 Document Reg. No: HT 22919

Summary:
Folded flyer with red and blue hearts on black background, advertising the Swinburne University student exhibition 'Same Difference', held at the Melbourne Justice Museum at the corner of Russell Street and La Trobe Streets, circa 2006.
Inside extensive text explains that 'Same Difference is a visual response to unacceptable levels of discrimination that gay and lesbian people continue to experience as a result of their sexual orientation.'
The exhibition was 'embraced' by Swinburne University as a student project that 'encourages its students to think about how they can use their skills to make a difference on this planet.' It appears to have been auspiced by the Swinburne School of Communication and Design.
Description:
Flyer consisting of sheet folded in half. Printed on cover with red and blue hearts on black background. Inside is extensive printed text. Rear provides logos for the Rural Network Committee, Swinburne University, National Trust and Melbourne Justice Museum.
Acquisition Information:
Collected from Ms Deborah Tout-Smith - Museum Victoria Collections, Research & Exhibitions
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 140 mm (Height), 100 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: exhibitions, discrimination, lesbian gay, making history - gay lesbian collection
Themes this item is part of: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Project, Museum Victoria, 2005-2006, Cultural Diversity Collection
Primary Classification: CULTURAL IDENTITY
Secondary Classification: Sexuality
Tertiary Classification: publications
Inscriptions: INSCRIPTIONS: Cover: 'Same Difference'. Extensive text inside.
References: Kate Davison, 2006. 'Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, Transgender Material Survey: Project Report 2006' NOTE: DUE TO A PROGRAMMING FAULT, THIS APPEARS AS 'GOVERNMENT REPORT' WHEN LINKED. EMU IS ADDRESSING THIS PROBLEM.

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