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Gay Scotland, Issue 4, Sep 1982 - Oct 1982

Identifier: GD61/10/2/5

Scope and Contents

Front cover headlines include: "Gay Youth Organise"; "China and Gay People"; Wilfion: Who was s/he?" (an article on William Sharp/Fiona MacLeod); "Owen Dudley Edwards on the Gay Novel"; and "Poem on Pasolini". Issue also includes a Gay Festival Fringe 4 Page Pull-Out What’s On Guide.

Also included are: letters from readers; an editorial; a notice from the Edinburgh Gay Christian Movement; news reports (including a report on Gay Pride 1982 in London); Gay Women’s Page (including a piece on Judith Williams who lost her job after her sexuality was disclosed); "Women and Mortgages – Shop Around"; the regular feature "Queen’s Bench", which discusses legal issues affecting the gay and lesbian community; and "World Gaze: 25 Questions About Homosexuality".

Other features include: leisure and pleasure; adverts; sex and men; what’s on; archive; books; and listings of venues known to provide an atmosphere where gay people are welcome and can feel secure.


  • Creation: Sep 1982 - Oct 1982

Conditions Governing Access

This sub-series is open to public access.


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Repository Details

Part of the Lothian Health Services Archive Repository

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