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William and John (1972 - 1973)

From
1972
Sydney, New South Wales
To
1973

Summary

William and John was one of the first camp magazines in Australia and the first gay movement publication to be charged with obscenity. Commercially produced, it was published between 1972 and 1973. The magazine combined artistic photography of naked men with serious content such as gay lib manifestos. Copies of William and John were deposited in the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives.

Resources

Advertisements

  • CAMP South Australia Division, 'Homosexuality in South Australia', vol. 1, no. 8, W J Publishers [This scan courtesy of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Melbourne], North Sydney, 1973, p. 1. PDF Details
  • Sydney Gay Liberation, 'Sydney Gay Lib', W J Publishers [This scan courtesy of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Melbourne], North Sydney, 1972, p. 1. PDF Details
  • William and John, 'William and John Advertisement', vol. 1, no. 3, W J Publishers [This scan courtesy of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Melbourne], North Sydney, 1972, p. 1. PDF Details

Journal Articles

  • Bernard Boswell, 'David Widdup', William and John, vol. 1, no. 7, W J Publishers [This scan courtesy of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Melbourne], North Sydney, 1972, p. 2. PDF Details
  • Brian Woodward, 'Campaign Against Moral Persecution: The First Two years', William and John, vol. 1, no. 8, 1973, p. 1. PDF Details
  • Carl Wittman, 'A Camp Manifesto', William and John, vol. 1, no. 4, W J Publishers [This scan courtesy of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Melbourne], North Sydney, 1972, p. 3. PDF Details
  • Dennis Altman, 'Homosexuals and the Federal Election', William and John, vol. 1, no. 7, W J Publishers [This scan courtesy of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Melbourne], North Sydney, 1972, p. 2. PDF Details
  • Michael Delaney, 'Sex Lib Demonstration', William and John, vol. 1, no. 6, W J Publishers [This scan courtesy of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Melbourne], North Sydney, 1972. PDF Details
  • Sydney Gay Liberation, 'Gay Liberation Advertisment', William and John, vol. 1, no. 7, W J Publishers [This scan courtesy of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Melbourne], North Sydney, 1972, p. 1. PDF Details
  • William and John, 'Editorial', William and John, vol. 1, no. 1, W J Publishers [This scan courtesy of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Melbourne], North Sydney, 1972, p. 1. PDF Details

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