Tina Dixson (she/her)

A professional black and white photo of Tina Dixson

Tina Dixson is a PhD candidate at the Australian National University researching the lived experiences and construction of narratives on queer and trans women’s forced displacement and violence.  

In 2012 Tina and her partner Renee Dixson became displaced due to their LGBTIQ+ human rights work in Ukraine and settled in Australia. Tina is formerly a co-founder of the Forcibly Displaced People Network, the first registered LGBTIQ+ refugee-led organisation in Australia with her partner Renee Dixson. She has contributed to a range of work on LGBTIQ+ displacement within Australia and internationally. 

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