UnDividingLines was established in 2014 with the aim of giving individual Highlands and Islands LGBT+ voices a free and independent platform where they can speak and be heard on their own terms.

Every issue of UnDividingLines can now be read, easily downloaded and shared – for free – by using the link against the relevant cover below.

Contact us at undividinglines@mail.com or through Facebook www.facebook.com/UnDividingLines/

UNDIVIDINGLINES17 – AUTUMN 2022/WINTER 2023

Publication Date: 13th November 2022

Download Link: UDL17

Featuring:

  • Susie Dingle in conversation
  • Remembering Alan Findlay
  • Closing the Queer History Gap in The Highlands
  • Body Positivity and the Trans Movement
  • Oban Lesbian Weekend

UNDIVIDINGLINES16 – SPRING/SUMMER 2022

Publication Date: 27th March 2022

Download Link: UDL16

Featuring:

  • Andrew Henderson in conversation
  • Gender Recognition Reform Bill
  • Douglas Miller
  • Queer Worship
  • Policing Our Communities

UNDIVIDINGLINES15 – WINTER 2021/SPRING 2022

Publication Date: 31st October 2021

Download Link: UDL15

Featuring:

  • Marcas Mac an Tuairneir in conversation
  • Who’s Cancelling Who?
  • Censorship, Transphobia & For Women Scotland
  • Charles Clutton – Hanged For Being Gay
  • Poetry in Gaelic, Scots, Polari and English

UNDIVIDINGLINES14 – SPRING/SUMMER 2021

Publication Date: 28th March 2021

Download Link: UDL14

Featuring:

  • Alice Brown in conversation
  • LGBT Sport in the Highlands
  • The Importance of Hugs
  • It’s A Sin
  • Gemma Allan

UNDIVIDINGLINES13 – AUTUMN 2020/WINTER 2021

Publication Date: 25th October 2020

Download Link: UDL13

Featuring:

  • Gary Roberts in conversation
  • What’s Age Got To Do With It?
  • Transition: the Son’s and Father’s Stories
  • From Orkney to Venice and Back
  • Pride of the Terraces

UnDividingLines12 – Spring/Summer 2020

Publication Date: 29th March 2020

Download Link: UDL12

Featuring:

  • Estelle McNeill in conversation
  • Jason Armstrong: Getting Off
  • Men On Film: A Brief History of the Gay Porn Film
  • Fiona Percy
  • Sarah Burton

UnDividingLines11 – Autumn 2019/Winter 2020

GUEST EDITOR: CIARAN LUCAS WILSON

Publication Date: 27th October 2019

Download link: UDL11

Featuring:

  • Daniel Mackenzie-Winters in conversation
  • Stonewall: A Reappraisal
  • Jeff Zimmer
  • Sarah Fanet
  • History Rewritten: The Ultimate Betrayal

UnDividingLines 10 – Spring/Summer 2019  

Publication Date: 31st March 2019

Download link: UDL10

Featuring:

  • Richard Walsh in conversation
  • Living Well With HIV: A Positive Journey
  • Jackie Kay and Carol Ann Duffy: An Appreciation
  • Highland Drag Pageants and Drag Galleries
  • Trade Unions and LGBT+ Rights

UnDividingLines 9 – Pride Supplement 2018

Publication Date: 28th October 2018

Download link: UDL9 Pride Supplement

Featuring:

  • Hebridean Pride 2018
  • Proud Ness 2018

UnDividingLines 9 – Autumn 2018/Winter 2019

GUEST EDITOR: KEVIN CROWE

Publication date: 28th October 2018

Download link: UDL9

Featuring:

  • Sand Owsnett in conversation
  • The Texas Chainsaw Mascara: Cross-Dressing Killers in Horror Movies
  • Curing Homosexuality on the NHS
  • The Wheel of Consent
  • Coming Out: Then and Now

UnDividingLines 8 – Spring/Summer 2018

Publication Date: 25th March 2018

Download link: UDL8

Featuring:

  • Kevin Crowe in conversation
  • LGBT+ Discrimination
  • Self-Stigma and Self-Acceptance
  • I Am Non-Binary
  • The Films of Bruce La Bruce

UnDividingLines 7 – Autumn 2017/Spring 2018

GUEST EDITOR: SHIRLEY MITCHINSON

Publication date: 29th October 2017

Download link: UDL7

Featuring:

  • Sarah White in conversation
  • ReReading Queer Rural Lives
  • When Love is a Crime
  • What’s in a Name?
  • The Films of Todd Haynes

UnDividingLines 6 – Spring/Summer 2017

Publication date: 26th March 2016

Download link: UDL6

Featuring:

  • Rosemary Cooper in conversation
  • Chemsex: An Introduction to Tina, Gina, Meow Meow and Kylie
  • Kellen MacInnes
  • The Films of Andy Mulligan
  • The Edward Carpenter Community

UnDividingLines 5 – Autumn 2016/Winter 2017

Publication date: 30th October 2016

Download link: UDL5

Featuring:

  • Conor O’Hara in conversation
  • LGBT+ Participation in Sport
  • The Films of the Kuchar Brothers and Curt McDowell
  • Sounds Queer: The Oral Tradition
  • Sexual Violence is an LGBT+ Issue

UnDividingLines 4 – Spring/Summer 2016

Publication date: 27th March 2016

Download link: UDL4

Featuring:

  • Michael Dresser in conversation
  • Sounds Queer: LGBT+ Music
  • Video Gayming
  • Sexological Bodywork
  • Gay Mens’ Sexual Health Survey

UnDividingLines 3 – Autumn 2015/Spring 2016

Publication date: 25th October 2015

Download link: UDL3

Featuring:

  • Shirley Mitchinson in conversation
  • Christianity and the LGBT Community
  • Homophobia on the Western Isles?
  • Michael Fassbinder
  • Marcas Mac an Tuairneir

UnDividingLines 2 – Spring/Summer 2015

Publication date: 29th March 2015

Download link: UDL2

Featuring:

  • Philipp Tanzer in conversation
  • Trans Awareness for Beginners
  • Queer and Homonormativity
  • Derek Jarman
  • What’s Left to Fight For Internationally?

UnDividingLines 1 – Autumn 2014/Winter 2015

Publication date: 26th October 2014

Download link: UDL1

Featuring:

  • The Highlands and HIV
  • Gender and Censorship in Gay Literature
  • Contemporary Scottish LGBT Literature
  • The Trouble With Normal
  • What’s Left to Fight For?

Proud Scotland Awards 2019: WINNER

Icon Awards 2015: FINALIST