TONY Robertson recalls the “cloak of silence” that engulfed Geelong in the late 1960s. “Gay” — as a word or concept — simply wasn’t in the local vocabulary, he says, conjuring the “fear and isolation” he felt as a confused, Catholic teen. The...
Thanks to Courtney for this interview and the opportunity to reflect on my experience. I hope that readers will engage in a conversation with young people as peers and mentors around the issues I have raised.