Garry Wotherspoon

Garry Wotherspoon

Garry Wotherspoon is a writer and historian, a former academic and a former NSW History Fellow. His books include Sydney’s Transport: Studies in urban history; Being Different: Nine gay men remember; The Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts: A history (shortlisted for the NSW Premier’s History Awards); and Gay Sydney: A history (shortlisted for the Queensland Literary Awards). He was awarded Australia’s Centenary of Federation medal for his work as an academic, researcher, and human rights activist.