Top Eight: Queer Comics

Thought I’d use my knowledge and thirst to pull together a list of queer comics I *loved* in 2019. It was a fantastic year for queer narratives after all – with comics like The Witch Boy, Iceman, and Check, Please! finding their way into mainstream distribution. I didn’t want 2019 to end without sharing some brilliant indie projects with you, reader. Plus, ya know, I’ve got to get my nerd on.

Interview: Odyssey S

Written for Frooty Magazine, Issue #3, published 21 August 2019. Newcomer Odyssey S hit the Australian music scene last week with their debut single, Even When We Let It Go. At first glance, listeners are hit with a nostalgic episode of dream-like tracks reminiscent of Owl City, Flume, and Cub Sport before sliding into a heart-felt declaration of acceptance we’ll all…

Article: From Camp to Community

Written for UQ Ally Network, originally published 28 June 2019. Hello and welcome to an incredibly limited exploration of Brisbane’s queer identity as it’s developed in the twentieth-century. Like you, academics are fascinated by the complexity of Brisbane’s queer history, as well as its effects on queer identities across the globe. Men who once called themselves ‘mollies’ here began using…