Media ID 0018-A
My Word (BBC panel show), item on the Dorian Society and Victoria Club rugby match (11 July 1987), and Adrian Kelly interviewed on gay Roman Catholics (ca 1986)
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My Word - Denis Norden and Frank Muir. A BBC radio panel game about words
Something in common
This and that
Gay BC (11 July 1987) – including an item on the Dorian Society and Victoria Club rugby match in Wellington
Maurice Halder – Sports Roundup: rugby match between Victoria Club and the Dorian Society.. audio from the match sidelines
“D-O-R-I-A-N” rugby team chant.. “the whole thing was such a scream”.. the celebration.. team mascot Fran Wilde
Film Festival.. reading an article by Vito Russo.. homosexuality in mainstream film and gay cinema..
Gay BC theme music
Gay BC – fragment
Ian Kember – looking forward to next weeks programme.. flatmate wanted..
Gay BC theme music
Gay BC (ca 1986) – Access Radio, Wellington
Gay BC notices: The Wellington AIDS clinic has just opened.. Ascent.. Gay Task Force meetings.. Lesbian and Gay Rights Resource Centre which was burnt out.. is looking for new premises.. Lesbian and Gay Caucus of the Labour Party meeting..
Interview with Adrian Kelly on gay Roman Catholics
In a recent safe-sex survey within the gay community, 58% of respondents listed their spiritual orientation or upbringing as Catholic.. reading from ‘a cruel God’..
Adrian Kelly on gay Roman Catholics..
Kelly – my own interest in the Church is having nothing to do with it.. the Church is not interested in dissent.. big challenge for the Church to face.. controlling peoples sex lives.. alienation.. rigid hierarchy.. priests in private say quite different things..
Kelly – gay priests.. Church in America different from New Zealand.. New York diocese.. I can’t see how you can be gay and be involved in an organisation that is so anti-homosexual..
Gays in Film.. Vito Russo .. recent death of Rock Hudson..
Reading from: “The context of Cruising”
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