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Welcome to MiGaY, the organisation for queer migrants in Austria.

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  • Lecture series „Coloniality under De_Construction“

    9 March 2017

    Today is the start of a lecture series on ‘Coloniality under De_Construction’ that will be held (in German) every Thursday from 6:30 to 8:00 pm at the Hörsaal A at Vienna’s university campus (Altes AKH). There are some lectures on de_colonialisation and queer topics/issues (queer bodies, queer politics, bodies_sexualities, …) and many other topics relevant for all of us – check it out!

  • ‘The Others of the Others’: MiGaY goes to Hope Theatre Nairobi – join us!

    1 March 2017

    photo: Steffen Baraniak

    This March, MiGaY will not have an open-house meeting but instead celebrate a very special event: The Hope Theatre Nairobi shows ‘The Others of the Others’ at the KosmosTheater – and we’ll be there to see it!

    • MO, 20 March, 8 pm
    • KosmosTheater, Siebensterngasse 42, 1070 Vienna
    • Duration: 90 minutes; open get-together afterwards

    If you would like to come with us (for free), please e-mail us at office@migay.at by 8 March 2017 and tell us your name and phone number. We’re looking forward to seeing you there!

    Please note: This means that there won’t be an open-house meeting at the Café Gugg this month.

  • Open-house meeting February

    24 January 2017

    We’re happy to invite you to our open house meeting in February! This time, as an exception to our 3rd Monday every month rule, we meet on a Tuesday.

    MiGaY open-house meeting February 2017

    • Tuesday, 21 February
    • from 7:30 pm to 09:00 pm
    • at the Café Gugg (Heumühlgasse 14, 1040 Vienna)

    See this event on Facebook.

  • Open house meetings in 2017

    4 December 2016

    Café Gugg

    We’re happy to invite you to our upcoming open house meetings. Once a month, we all come together as a group, as friends, as a community to talk (in English, in German, in any other language), drink tea, exchange ideas, plan projects, create new connections, make new friends, play, give advice and find support, pool our strengths, … in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, at a smoke-free and accessible location.

    Our open house meetings in 2017

    • every 3rd Monday
    • from 7:30 pm to 09:00 pm
    • at the Café Gugg (Heumühlgasse 14, 1040 Vienna)

    Come to our first Open House meeting 2017 on 16 January! We’re looking forward to seeing you there!

  • Transition 2016

    18 October 2016

    TRANSITION 2016

    5 YEARS OF DIVERSITY IN QUEER CINEMA

    TRANSITION International Queer Minorities Film Festival Vienna 2016
    10–18 November 2016 in Vienna

    Fünf Jahre „jung“ ist das TRANSITION INTERNATIONAL QUEER MINORITIES FILM FESTIVAL VIENNA, und erstmals wird es das Publikum über neun Tage in seinen Bann ziehen. Von 10. bis 18. November 2016 verwandeln sich die Wiener Kult-Kinos Schikaneder, Top-Kino und Urania-Kino in einen Raum für vielfältige, queere Filmkunst.