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Ballance, Charles, 1954-


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Charles Ballance oral history interview, May 28, 2014

 Item — Othertype Oral History: Series I; Series II; Series III; Series IV
Identifier: BallanceC_20140528
Scope and Contents Interviewed by Hillery Rink. Ballance describes his upbringing and how and why Christmas is important to him. He discusses how he comes from generations of farmers and the lessons he’s learned from the women in his family. He shares his experiences in the 1960s and '70s with the Civil Rights Movement and the theatre community that provided him a safe space to love his partner. He details his coming out story to his religious family. Ballance reflects on what unconditional love and acceptance...
Dates: May 28, 2014