Season 11: Episode 6: Kathleen Boatwright

Season 11: Episode 6: Kathleen Boatwright

Season 11: Episode 6: Kathleen Boatwright

Making Gay History | LGBTQ Oral Histories from the Archive - December 8, 2022 - 26:28

When Kathleen Boatwright fell in love with a woman at church, she fell hard. But this was no carefree romance. The church was staunchly anti-gay. Kathleen was married to a man and had four children. She’d never had a relationship with a woman. As she told Eric in 1989, it was “Pentecostal hysteria.”Visit our episode webpage for background information, archival photos, and other resources, as well as a transcript of the episode.For exclusive Making Gay History bonus content, join our Patreon community.———

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