Critical Writing Index

Policing Desire

by Cynthia Chris

Afterimage, Dec. Winter 1989, v. 17, no. 5, pp. 19-20

This article discusses the reasons behind John Greyson's intentions with his film Urinal (1988). After giving a brief context into the history of homosexual strife in America/ Canada, the article goes on to give a pleasant description of the film. In the film, many different artists from different time periods come together to work out issues concerning state control and homogenized idealism.

ITEM 1989.100 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Urinal (1988)John Greyson

The kipling Trilogy (1984-85)John Greyson

The ADS Epidemic (1987)John Greyson