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Change of Heart BOY ERASED, THE MISEDUCATION OF CAMERON POST AND GAY CONVERSION THERAPY In a society in which huge advances have been made in the rights and acceptance of same-sex-attracted people, vestiges of Western society’s Screen Education 94 I © ATOM

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homophobic past persist – one of the most confronting being the so-called gay conversion therapy offered by some Christian organisations. Delving into a pair of new films that, in different ways, explore the experience of undergoing this ‘treatment’ – with all its harms and complexities – ADOLFO ARANJUEZ finds affecting depictions of young people who need support rather than suppression. www.screeneducation.com.au

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ARANJUEZ Gay Conversion Therapy  

This article on 'Boy Erased' and 'The Miseducation of Cameron Post', by Adolfo Aranjuez, is from Screen Education no. 94. Buy or subscribe n...

ARANJUEZ Gay Conversion Therapy  

This article on 'Boy Erased' and 'The Miseducation of Cameron Post', by Adolfo Aranjuez, is from Screen Education no. 94. Buy or subscribe n...