2024 Philippine Queer Studies Conference

| Written by University of the Philippines Rainbow Research Hub


The Philippine Queer Studies Conference (PQSC) is the pioneering national lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and intersex (LGBTQI) research conference that aims to bring together scholars, policy makers, and advocates involved in the advancement of LGBTQI rights in the Philippines.

First convened in 2020, this conference highlights exemplary work of, by, and for LGBTQI Filipinos and about LGBTQI-related concerns in the Philippines from various fields—arts, humanities, and natural and social sciences. PQSC also provides an avenue for their participants to learn from LGBTQI experts through various session offerings.

The 2nd Philippine Queer Studies Conference is presented by the University of the Philippines (UP) Center for Women’s and Gender Studies, co-presented by Babaylanes Inc., and UP School of Statistics, and in partnership with UP Department of Sociology, UP Babaylan, and UP Rainbow Research Hub.

Read more about the conference here.