Confessing to change

Gay Liberation and the deployment of therapeutic and confessional practices

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Abstract

The article discusses the privileging of individual and personal liberation that marked the first phase of Gay Liberation, both in Australia and overseas. Several early Gay Liberation statements have revealed a split between 'bad' society and the 'good' gay self and body.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)138-152
Number of pages15
JournalMeanjin
Volume55
Publication statusPublished - 1996
Externally publishedYes

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