Interview with Paul White about gay life in Australia, 1989 January 1

Title

Interview with Paul White about gay life in Australia, 1989 January 1

Date

1989-01-01

Description

In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on January 1, 1989, host Peter Stickel interviews Paul White about gay life in Australia. They start the interview with a discussion about Australia in general, its size, population and attractions. White talks about the difficulties of gay life in the country, and notes that the only gay social scenes are in cities. He also describes anti-discrimination laws and other laws affecting the LGBTQ population in Australia, the separation between the lesbian and gay communities there, and the affects of AIDS on the gay liberation movement.

Creator

Boston's Other Voice

Subject

White, Paul; Australia; Radio programs; Boston (Mass.); Lesbians; Gay men; Bisexuals; Transgender people

Contributor

Stickel, Peter

Publisher

The History Project: Documenting LGBTQ Boston

Rights

Copyright restrictions may apply. Email info@historyproject.org for more information.

Type

Sound

Format

audio/mp3

Identifier

THP-BOV-28

Coverage

THP-046-BOV-051_19890101

Duration

28:07

Bit Rate/Frequency

128000

Citation

Boston's Other Voice, “Interview with Paul White about gay life in Australia, 1989 January 1,” Documented | Digital Collections of The History Project, accessed December 18, 2017, http://historyproject.omeka.net/items/show/154.

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