In 1972, 'Cod Wars' broke out between Iceland and the UK, and the first Gay Pride march took place in the UK.
tells the true-life story of one teenager's realisation of their gay
their erotic awakening triggered by scenes on TV of burly trawlermen in conflict over fishing rights.
At the same time, the artwork satirises
the ludicrous view, prevalent in the early 1970s, that people
could 'catch' or 'be turned' LGBT+.
is one of a series of artworks created by
(he/him) to mark the 50th anniversary
of the first Gay Pride march in the UK.