Bitch and Butch Men

  • Yorick Smaal
Part of the Genders and Sexualities in History book series (GSX)


It is July 1945 and Walter, a 43-year-old piano-playing cook, has just appeared in Brisbane’s Supreme Court. His crime: sodomy with Marvin, a willing clerk of 16.1 Walter has managed to escape the clutches of the state this time around — the jury is unable to reach a verdict and after four hours of deliberation, Walter is released on bail. But the courts are persistent, and the musical cook is slated to appear for retrial during the next criminal sittings. He never shows up.


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  1. 1.Griffith UniversityAustralia

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