The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

In this podcast a group of men reflect on the first time they saw a gay character on television or in a film.


"Gay people don't kiss, they don't touch each other, they just meet each other anonymously, they don't even know each other's names, and they have anal sex all the time and they have approximately 400 sexual partners per year and they have unsafe sex all the time and they're all full of diseases. Voice 2: To me, the stereotypical gay person was effeminate, limp-wristed, sneaky or vicious, brittle, unstable. Voice 3: I remember watching a film called Blackmail, and it concerned a barrister in England. He was certainly married and he had a family and he was involved in... read full transcript

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Record date:1999