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Speak Now : Australian perspectives on same-sex marriage / edited by Victor Marsh ; with a foreword by Michael Kirby
Bib ID 5598803
Format BookBook
Description Melbourne : Clouds of Magellan., 2011 
xxxii, [255] p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0980712092
9780980712094
Summary

A collection of essays, reflections and personal stories that show the passion and depth around the issue of same-sex marriage. Over thirty writers, a mix of activist and reflective voices, explore the legacy of the 2004 changes to the Australian Marriage Act, which now states - and which must be stated at every wedding - "marriage is between a man and a woman". Contributors: Dennis Altman AM, Barbara Baird, Andrew Barr and Anthony Toms, Michael Carden, Rodney Croome AM, Elaine Crump, Sharon Dane, Michelle Dicinoski, Luke Gahan, Evelyn Gray, Ryan Heath, Lynne Hillier and Tiffany Jones, Crusader Hillis, Walter Jennings, Michael Kirby, Benjamin Law, Victor Marsh, Rev. Dorothy McRae-McMahon, Paul Martin, Alyena Mohummadally and Catherine Roberts, Chris Morgan, Wayne Morgan, Rev. Nathan Nettleton, Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli, Kerryn Phelps AM, Damien Riggs, Donald Ritchie, Wendell Rosevear OAM, Lulu Shapiro and Jannine Lockyer, Adiva Sifris and Paula Gerber, Peter Tatchell, Yantra de Vilder, Zenith Virago, Deb Wain, Kees Waaldijk, Tim Wilson, Tim Wright.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Marriage -- Australia.  |  Same-sex marriage -- Law and legislation -- Australia.  |  Same-sex marriage -- Australia -- Public opinion.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Marsh, Victor  |  Kirby, Michael
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