Time Travel: Being Gay in 1930s London

January 20, 2023

Join Gregg as he discusses an interview he found on an outstanding episode of pioneering 1980s TV series “Gay Life”, in which Gifford Skinner describes what it was like to be a gay man in the 1930s. Illuminating and nostalgic, Gifford recalls picking up guardsmen in Hyde Park as well as some of the homosexual ‘characters’ he encountered in London’s West End. The gay activist, historian and sociologist Jeffrey Weeks is interviewed about gay law reform.

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