Ian Purcell Oration
South Australian Rainbow Advocacy Alliance (SARAA) are proud to present the inaugral Ian Purcell Oration: “Brighten up the corner where you are”.
Ian Purcell AM was a prominent advocate for the LGBTIQ community in SA who was known as the ‘Godfather of the Gay Community’. He dedicated his life to fight discimination against the LGBTIQ community.
Named for one of Ian’s favourite songs, the oration will be delivered by his long-time friend and co-activist, Kenton Penley-Miller.
Kenton Penley-Miller is a gay man who is well known as the cartoonist for ‘Outrage’ magazine and the creator of ‘Bent at the Knees’. For many years Kenton worked at the AIDS Council of South Australia as the Information and Training Officer for Gay Men’s Health.
- Wednesday, November 15 at 6 PM – 8 PM
- Hetzel Theatre, State Library. Adelaide