With the recent high-profile conviction of Scott Johnson’s killer, the themes of Michael Burge’s debut novel “Tank Water” couldn’t be more timely. The Sentinel spoke to the author and journalist ahead of his appearance at the Bellingen Readers & Writers Festival.
Finding a cure should be front and centre of our national response to HIV – but unfortunately it is not, writes James May, who has been living with the virus for over 20 years.
Ahead of the release of his new book, Kylie: Song by Song, Marc Andrews explains why Kylie Minogue – whose pop career has lasted an incredible 35 years and counting – is as relevant as ever.
National treasure Marcia Hines sits down with The Sentinel to talk life, love, showbiz – and her exciting new project.
Half a century ago, Australia’s first commercial gay magazine, William & John, was launched. Now, Gary Nunn reveals the riveting story behind the publication and its trailblazing publisher, John Baker.
Acclaimed entertainer Mark Trevorrow pays tribute to two bright lights of the Australian showbiz industry who’ve recently passed away – both of whom had a tremendous impact on his life and career.
Sydney’s unique gay sex on premises venues have faced numerous threats over the years, including HIV/AIDS, gentrification and hook-up apps. Is Covid the last straw?
Despite a narrative which contends that HIV is ‘under control’, the pandemic still rages across the globe and the quality of life for many people living with HIV remains poor, writes James May.
A $1 million reward has been offered to help solve the ‘gay hate murder’ of Sydney man Raymond Keam in 1987 – but calls continue for NSW Police to apologise for ignoring brutal gay hate crimes.
Despite calls to see it closed or relocated, Australia’s first medically supervised injecting centre is still going strong.
Gary Nunn reviews Green Park – a gritty production exploring gay life and sex, set and performed in the eponymous park.
Alistair Sutton, author of the hit indie novel The Day Before You Came, shares the backstory of his book, which has become a must for fans of gay fiction.
Gary Nunn reveals the inside story of the battle to save the Green Park, including previously secret machinations, and the united push from across the political spectrum to save the venue.
The Sentinel speaks to renowned Sydney photographer William Yang ahead of a landmark career retrospective.
Author DM Crawford on the motivations behind his autobiographical novel Paris Nights, which explores ’80s gay Sydney.