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ADHEOS periodicals and brochures

 Collection — Box: BW-10, Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-0999

Content Description

This collection contains publications created by the French queer rights organization ADHEOS. Included are a business card for the organization; three issues of the Cahier BD des diversités magazine, episodes 1-3, dating from January 2017 to January 2019; and seven “Être & Agir” brochures titled: "Lesbienne, Gay, Bi, Trans," "LGBT Formation: Lutte contre l'homophobie," "la Santé des lesbiennes," "Demande d'asile: au motif de l'orientation sexuelle ou l'identité de genre," "Être et se vivre homo," "Être et se vivre trans," and "Homophobie: Comment se défendre en cas d'agression?"


  • Creation: 2017 January-2019 January


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Contact Special Collections for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Biographical / Historical

Aide & Défense Homosexuelle pour l’Égalité des Orientations Sexuelles (ADHEOS) is a French queer rights organization founded in 2005 in Saintes. ADHEOS is a member of the Fédération LGBTI, RAVAD, the Défenseur Des Droits comité d’entente LGBTI, Plateforme Droits de l’Homme, and ILGA Europe. In addition to its advocacy and education work in France, it partners with international organizations such as OFPRA to support sexual minority refugees.


“Présentation.” ADHEOS, 2022.

“Les Partenaires d'ADHEOS.” ADHEOS, 2024.


0.167 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection contains French-language materials created by the French queer rights organization ADHEOS. Contents include three magazine issues, seven brochures, and a business card.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Queer Antiquarian Books in September 2023.

Related Materials

For other collections on transgender identity, see also MS-1000 and MS-1001 at this repository.

Processing Information

Processed in February 2024 by Jenelle Clark.

Guide to the ADHEOS periodicals and brochures
Jenelle Clark
February 2024
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

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