Being Gay in Papua New Guinea

Check out my new photo-essay “Being Gay in Papua New Guinea” published in August 2014 issue of Life Force Magazine:

In Papua New Guinea where homosexuality is illegal, Hanuabada village is one of few places where gay and transgender men can live in safety. Elsewhere gays are targeted and physical and sexual assaults are common.

Being gay in Papua New Guinea

Hanuabada resident hugs Speedy. “I used to it, I even enjoy it, because you never know, maybe later this man will come back and ask to spend a night with him”, Speedy says.

You can watch multimedia film “Guavas and Bananas” on the same topicĀ here.

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