THE NEWSLETTER OF THE
CAROLINA GAY ASSOCIATION
** CHRISTMAS DANCE **
QUESTION: Why are CCA dances aliuays hidden aujay in such dark
corners, findable for non-insiders only through cryptic signs reminiscent
For tlie successful hunters, Friday's CCA Christmas Dance luas worth
the search. Besides the usual -- beer, wine, treats, and Larry's
disco taoe -- there were numerous nov/elties.
First, it happened in the glittering Craige Study Room, trans
formed from its dour bathroom-green utilitarianism to the glamour of
a church fellowship hall under the able decorativye talents uf Oim
Second, the DAILY TAR HEEL, ewer in search of expanding circulation
and scandalous non-ewents, sent a photographer to record exotic homo
gyrations and circle dancers, causing some guests to huddle in the
corners and the remaining faithful to scan the DTH nerwously ewery
morning this week--no cowerage has yet_appeared, to the combined ,
relief and jilted wanity of many. (Editor's note: The photographer
described was actually a staff photographer ror UNC's yearbook, tne
Third, there were many new faces, notably Alwin and Jasper from
Duke, luho bemoaned the lack of similar functions on their cafnpus, but
And, finally, the strains of "Disco Drummer Boy" prowided mowing
accompaniment fitting to the season.
Once more, a good time was had by all--including some who con
cluded on waking the following afternoon that they hadn't been so
crazy-gay for a long time.
SHADES OF "HE'S NOT HERE"? ? ?
Wednesday night, I experienced my first big dose of discrimination.
Chapel Hill style. It all happened at the MAIN EUENT. A group of CGA
cu-horts decided to bake adwontage of an ad distributed on campus
promising free beer and no cower or membership charge. Indeed, we
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