‘Fabulosa! The Story of Polari’

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Photograph: Gordon Rainsford from his Archive at Bishopsgate Institute

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Have a bona night out by getting your dolly old eek down to this talk charting the history of the secret language used by gay men in the twentieth century. Author Paul Baker will take you through his latest book describing its linguistic nuts and bolts, the environments in which it was spoken, the reasons for its decline, and its unlikely re-emergence. 

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