While June is the official pride month in honour of the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhatten, Vancouver celebrates Pride in August! Vancouver's colourful pride festival will be virtual this year and you can find out what is happening locally with #VanVirtualPride. Here is a small selection of recent non-fiction at Langara on topics ranging from queer history to cinema to gender fluidity.
Also have a look at our *NEW* LGBTQ+ Reading List!
A pandemic might not be the most conducive environment when it comes to finding your soul mate, but you can still brush up on the finer points of dating and mating. How do gender roles affect dating? How has technology changed the ways we meet and mate? What’s the psychology behind all this? Make a date with our selections to find out!
Need some help entertaining the little ones this summer? The library has a few really good online collections of streaming films, which include many feature films, as well as animated films and documentaries. Our Streaming Videos and DVDs guide has information about our collections with instructions on how to search for and watch streaming films.
Yoda wisdom teaches “Difficult to see. Always in motion is the future.” Embrace the flux of these pandemic times. Flex your mindfulness muscles just 15 minutes a day and you'll be more resilient in the face of unpleasant events, and having more fun in the pleasant events! Get your flux freak on!