Naughton, Jake. “LGBTQ Ugandans Balance Hope and Fear: Four Years After an Anti-Gay Bill Attracted Global Notoriety, Queer Ugandans Are Cautiously Coming Out From the Shadows.” World Policy Journal 35, No. 1 (Spring 2018): 70–83.

  • Category: Literature,Other
  • Source: Other,Academic
  • Subject: Trans woman,Gay,Homophobia,Law/Legistation,LGBTI,Sex work,Transgender,Transphobia,Violence
  • Place: East Africa,Congo, Democratic Republic of the,Uganda
  • Year: 2018
  • File: 07402775-6894837
This photo essay explicates the experiences of LGBTQ Ugandans living under anti-LGBTQ state legislation, namely the proposed 2009 Anti-Homosexuality Act, that gave permission for anti-LGBTQ societal behaviour. Jake Naughton, the photographer and writer of the essay, is a London-based visual journalist whose work focuses on LGBTQ communities in extremis around the world.