Email : sappho1999@gmail.com
Phone : +91 33 2441 9995
Our Vision
A society free of gender-sexuality-based discriminations, where rights of the sexual minorities will be ensured.
Our Mission
To address the issues of gender-sexually marginalized women and female to male transpersons in society and to broaden the struggle for social equality and rights within the nation-state and beyond.
Our Ideology
To problematize the existing idea of a gender-sexual 'mainstream' as opposed to a 'margin' and to challenge any form of ghettoization of the margins.
Our Politics
To go beyond identity-based politics to a politics of standpoint; to provide a platform irrespective of gender and sexual orientation to persons who question the organized workings of homophobia, heterosexism, and both hetero and homo-normativity.
Event Calendar
Sept
29th, 2018
After the Verdict on 6/9/2018 delivered by a five-judge bench of the Supreme Court of India on the Constitutionality of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)
Jan
24th-28th 2018
Sappho for Equality is delighted to announce the sixth Jounatar Pathshala
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Get ready for the 12th edition of Dialogues: Calcutta International LGBT Film & Video Festival at Basusree Cinema, Kolkata from 22nd – 25th November 2018.

After the historic 377 verdict on decriminalization of homosexuality on 6th September 2018 by a five judge’s bench in the Supreme Court of India it is time for us to celebrate through the language of films.

Free passes will be distributed at the venue from 19th November 2018 onward during 12-7 PM.
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"you may forget but let me tell you this:
someone in some future time will think of us"
― Sappho
Sappho was a Greek poet who lived in the Lesbos Island in Greece nearly 2500 years ago.
She is revered as the first woman to have expressed her love for other women in her lyrics, which have been destroyed mostly.
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Ground Floor, (Near Hindol Park),
Kolkata – 700 078

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Phone : +91 33 2441 9995
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