Sonnet - on fighting homophobia
with Romeo and Juliet
Shall I/ compare/ thee to/ the het/ero play;
Sometime/ too hot/ abu/sive pass/ion shines;
But thy/ etern/al love/ will nev/er fade;
So long/ as one/ can breathe/ or eyes/ can see,
Notes for the SpeechThe SONNET
CV - 1 of 9, catholic working class - scholarship, BE, theatre, TV - BSc, genetics / environment /electronics - queer politics: choir, switchboard (ONLY G&L member) - Democrats
The Play, THIS production - gender - sexualilty - CONFORMITY - reward /punishment - discrimination, vilefication
ROBERT Perkin's REPORT
Homophobia of tg's tranyphobia of gays - beauty myth lesbians; tg's - not women Biggest gay problem - internalised homophobia
VIC STATE ACT
SID'S ACT - discrimination - recognition of de facto? - superannuation
ME: NO GENDER!
p/olitiics led me to P/olitics / which is most effective?
discrimination - pink poverty - the environment - Telstra ALL ISSUES OF SOCIAL JUSTICE affect T/L/G
EXAMINE POLICY AND ACTION >>>> DEMOCRATS
tested Dems by my tg'ism
MY READING OF HISTORY small groups of ppl have made a difference - Chaos theory - Maybe a gay and lesbian transgendered is chaotic enough?
OR MAYBE I'M JUST NAIVE ENOUGH TO TRY
© Copyright Julie Peters 1996