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Gay Scotland, Issue 31, Jan 1987 - Feb 1987

Identifier: GD61/10/2/33

Scope and Contents

The front cover shows a picture of Santa Clause and reads: “Armistead Maupin”, “Bea Campbell”, “Buddies”, “Men in Print” and “Perfectly Sapphic”.

This issue includes: an article investigating ignorance about condoms titled “Chemists kept in the dark about AIDS”; an interview with Bea Campbell; “Men in Print” which explores popular images of the male body; a look at gay life in Edinburgh from the 1940s onwards; updates on Lesbian news and groups in Scotland including articles discussing lesbian feminists and a pudding recipe; an interview with film maker Arthur Bressan; an interview with Tales of the City author Armistead Maupin; international news relating to the LGBTQ+ community; reviews and articles on theatre, film, music, and books; information on pubs, clubs, local groups and events; and personal ads.


  • Creation: Jan 1987 - Feb 1987

Conditions Governing Access

This sub-series is open to public access.


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