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What's up with NZ's gay media?

Thu 4 Sep 2008 In: Television View at Wayback View at NDHA

Media7 host Russell Brown Russell Brown's Media7 programme discusses how well New Zealand's gay media is serving its community. Joining Brown are three panelists: NZ AIDS Foundation's National Campaigns Co-ordinator Douglas Jenkin, former Queer Nation Producer Johnny Givins and's Content Manager Jay Bennie. PART ONE An overview of the history of NZ's gay media, from Hudson PART THREE Simon Pound talks to visiting Professor Judith Halberstam about Queer Theory in new animated movies, and the panel look at how accepting of diversity mainstream New Zealanders are, and the importance of good storytelling and journalism as they wrap up their discussion on the state of gay media. What do you think? Your thoughts on the state of NZ's gay media are welcomed on's Forum, linked below. TVNZ Media7 - 4th September 2008    

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First published: Thursday, 4th September 2008 - 8:12am

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