Deconstructing the nuclear family: an LGBT perspective on fostering

Image Description: Gay couple with a child  Throughout childhood, images of the typical ‘nuclear family’ pervaded my everyday life. At school, the odd sex education lesson involved fondling an overripe banana with a lube-loaded condom. Any discussion of family planning focused upon the cementation of heteronormative values. Whilst the education system seemingly lacked perspective, I […]

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Preview: The Glass Menagerie

The Glass Menagerie is one of Tennessee Williams’s best-known plays. From the few scenes this preview offered, it seems that the audience will face a rather conventional interpretation. This is no bad thing, however, as the talented acting looks set to make this production both excellent and emotionally-charged. The Glass Menagerie centres around the Wingfield […]

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