Australian politics, society & culture

September 2015
Bringing Timothy Conigrave’s ‘Holding the Man’ to the screen
By Steve Dow
In 1995, an Australian memoir was published posthumously. Its author had died the previous year. Holding the Man, by Melbourne-born actor and playwright Timothy Conigrave, was a balm to thousands of gay men, many of whom had lost friends and lovers in the AIDS crisis.
September 2015
Bringing Timothy Conigrave’s ‘Holding the Man’ to the screen
By Steve Dow
In 1995, an Australian memoir was published posthumously. Its author had died the previous year. Holding the Man, by Melbourne-born actor and playwright Timothy Conigrave, was a balm to thousands of gay men, many of whom had lost friends and lovers in the AIDS crisis. The book...
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