LESBIAN VISIBILITY WEEK: The Visible Lesbian 100

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Meet 100 lesbians changing the game for women-loving-women BY DIVA STAFF. ILLUSTRATION BY KATE HOLDERNESS It’s finally here! The first ever Lesbian Visibility Week. The week itself, running from Monday 20 April until Sunday 26 April (Lesbian Visibility Day) is made up of a whole host of wonderful, visibility-focused events, one of the pillars of [….]

DIVA Movie Night: Join our stay-at-home cinema club during Lesbian Visibility Week

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Feast your eyes on Nina’s Heavenly Delights, then watch our exclusive interview with filmmaker Pratibha Parmar Calling all lez/bi movie buffs, sapphic cinephiles and people who are just plain bored during lockdown! We have something lovely for you to add to your undoubtedly crammed social calendar. Next Wednesday 22 April, as part of the first [….]

Our survey says: DIVA launches new research into the lives of women loving women 🗣

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“Make sure our voices are heard, set the agenda, and change the conversation in a positive, meaningful way” BY DIVA STAFF The biggest ever piece of research into the lives of women loving women (WLW) launches today, addressing the specific needs of LGBTQI women like never before.  TAKE THE SURVEY for a chance to win [….]

Who are your lez/bi inspirations of 2019?

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Celebrate your queeroes by nominating them for a DIVA Award! BY DIVA STAFF Who made your 2019 really, really special? Was it US Soccer captain Megan Rapinoe, when she lifted the FIFA Women’s World Cup this summer, or Adele Roberts chowing down on unmentionables for her camp mates in the jungle? Maybe it was writer and [….]

#LDOV19: What does it mean to be visible?

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“I personally choose writing for DIVA and donning head-to-toe rainbows/glitter at Pride for the, ‘Surprise! I am a massive lesbian’ effect” BY ELEANOR NOYCE. IMAGE GENDER SPECTRUM COLLECTION. This afternoon on Twitter, we had #LesbianVisibilityDay #LesbianDayOfVisibility, and #DIVAPowerList all trending. Oh, and #DragRace, too. Not to be dramatic, but I think we’re taking over the [….]

This Lesbian Day Of Visibility – it’s time to talk about sex

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“For our communities, sexual health is often a difficult or invisible discussion with health professionals” BY CLAUDIA CARVELL. IMAGE THE GENDER SPECTRUM COLLECTION Today marks Lesbian Day of Visibility, and this year it could not be more crucial. The needs of lesbian, bi and queer women are often marginalised in conversations around LGBT sexual health [….]