Matthew's Place - Interview with Gabrielle Christian

By Meg Dukes, Editor, Meg in the City

 As members of the LGBT community, we are constantly reminded, by our heterosexual peers, what makes us different. We don’t fit into many of the accepted social norms; we bend and often break the concepts of gender and sexual identity and expression; we challenge the traditional roles that have been handed down from father to son and mother to daughter for centuries. All of these differences are often magnified when we are LGBT high-school students, an environment never seen again after graduation. Yet Gabrielle Christian reminded me that many of the experiences we see as unique or isolated to LGBT young people are not the case. Christian is most widely known throughout the LGBT community as portraying Spencer on South of Nowhere, a groundbreaking television show on The N, which ran from 2005 to 2008. 

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