History

On This Gay Day: In 2012 local activist Isabelle Lake passed away

Remembering Isabelle Lake Isabelle Lake is remembered for her passionate advocacy for the…

On This Gay Day: Willow and Tara kissed on ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’

Willow and Tara kissed on ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’  A lesbian or bisexual…

On This Gay Day: Playwright Christopher Marlowe was born in 1564

Was Christopher Marlowe gay?  Christopher Marlowe was an English poet and playwright born…

On This Gay Day: In 1983 playwright and author Tennessee Williams died

Tennessee Williams is remembered as one of the most important playwrights of the…

On This Gay Day: ‘That’s What Friends Are For’ wins Grammy award

‘That’s What Friends Are For’ wins Grammy award for Song of the Year…

On This Gay Day: Queer as Folk made its debut on British television

In 1999 the original British version of Queer as Folk aired for the first time…

On This Gay Day: Iconic artist Andy Warhol died in 1987

Artist Andy Warhol died in 1987  Andy Warhol was just 58 years old…

On This Gay Day: English-American poet W. H. Auden was born

British-American poet W.H. Auden was born on this day in 1907, his work…

News US politician Tom Woods describes LGBTIQA+ communities as “filth”

US politician Tom Woods describes LGBTIQA+ communities as “filth”

Tom Woods, a Republican politician in Oklahoma has described the LGBTIQA+ communities…

Police reveal more discoveries in Sydney double-murder investigation

Police reveal more discoveries in Sydney double-murder investigation

Sydney police provided an update on Monday into the investigation into the…

Liberal MP calls for Mardi Gras to be stripped of funding

Liberal MP calls for Mardi Gras to be stripped of funding

A New South Wales Liberal MP has called for the Sydney Gay…

PrideFEST Western Australia chooses to ‘Be Brave’ for Pride Parade 2023

Western Australia chooses to ‘Be Brave’ for Pride Parade 2023

More than 100 community groups, organisations, support services and allies marched through…

Pride WA make a splash with inaugural Pink Pool Party

Pride WA hosted the very first Pink Pool Party at the Victoria…

Team Perth bring fun in the sun with annual Faction Carnival

Team Perth bring fun in the sun with annual Faction Carnival

Local community sports organisation Team Perth brought their much-loved Faction Carnival event…

Celebrity Documents show UK government nervous about knighting Gielgud in 1953

Documents show UK government nervous about knighting Gielgud in 1953

Newly revealed documents show that the British government was nervous about giving…

Boy George pays homage to Kylie Minogue with new cover artwork

Boy George pays homage to Kylie Minogue with new cover artwork

Boy George has shared a new track to streaming services and it…

Andrew Scott asked inappropriate questions by BBC reporter at BAFTA

Andrew Scott asked inappropriate questions by BBC reporter at BAFTA

A BBC reporter has been criticised for asking inappropriate questions of actor…

Culture Fringe World hit ‘Lady Macbeth Played Wing Defence’ returns

Fringe World hit ‘Lady Macbeth Played Wing Defence’ returns

Local production Lady Macbeth Played Wing Defence picked up the coveted Martin Simms…

The Last Great Hunt’s ‘Bruce’ is back and as spongy as ever

The Last Great Hunt’s ‘Bruce’ is back and as spongy as ever

When the Last Great Hunt presented their show Bruce at The Blue Room back…

Check out this short story competition and begin your writing career

Check out this short story competition and begin your writing career

The Miniature Outstanding Short Story competition is back for 2024 and the…

Literature
  • Bibliophile | Author and academic Jodi McAlister is ‘Not Here To Make Friends’

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  • Bibliophile | Terrible secrets lurk ‘Deep In The Forest’

    Bibliophile | Terrible secrets lurk ‘Deep In The Forest’

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  • Bibliophile | Reality star George Mladenov on ‘How to Win Friends and Manipulate People’

    Bibliophile | Reality star George Mladenov on ‘How to Win Friends and Manipulate People’

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  • Bibliophile | ‘The Hours’ author Michael Cunningham returns with ‘Day’

    Bibliophile | ‘The Hours’ author Michael Cunningham returns with ‘Day’

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  • Bibliophile | ‘I’m Liz Hayes’: Aussie TV icon shares her memoir

    Bibliophile | ‘I’m Liz Hayes’: Aussie TV icon shares her memoir

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  • Bibliophile | ‘Emmett’ puts modern queer spin on Austen classic

    Bibliophile | ‘Emmett’ puts modern queer spin on Austen classic

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  • Bibliophile | Generations come together in mysterious ‘Voices in the Dark’

    Bibliophile | Generations come together in mysterious ‘Voices in the Dark’

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  • Bibliophile | Christos Tsiolkas returns with ‘The In-Between’

    Bibliophile | Christos Tsiolkas returns with ‘The In-Between’

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  • Author Seth Malacari speaks about ‘An Unexpected Party’

    Author Seth Malacari speaks about ‘An Unexpected Party’

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  • Bibliophile | Hera puts life on hold waiting for the ‘Green Dot’

    Bibliophile | Hera puts life on hold waiting for the ‘Green Dot’

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