coming out

News

watch a deleted gay bar scene from 'love, simon'

Simon’s first gay bar experience is perfectly awkward.
Mitch Parker
6.1.18
Opinion

why i’m not coming all the way out

The act of coming out is framed as a significant rite of passage in the LGBTQ community. Love, Simon is the latest iteration of the coming out narrative, emphasising its importance. But for some, the consequences can still feel too high a cost.
Gayrabian in Europe
4.30.18
News

professional skateboarding’s first openly gay man has come out

Legendary skater Brian Anderson has opened up about the fear and shame he felt being closeted on the pro scene. And why he hopes opening up will make life better for other queer kids.
Wendy Syfret
9.29.16
watch

i-D meets: troye sivan

Born in Johannesburg, raised in Perth, Troye Sivan is the 21 year-old YouTuber turned intelli-pop favourite whose legendary Coming Out video has been watched nearly 7 million times. To an audience of switched-on teens all over the world, his outspoken...
i-D Staff
6.21.16
Music

troye sivan: the voice of the internet generation

He’s the blue-eyed YouTube sensation turned pop star, whose legendary Coming Out video has been watched nearly 7 million times.
Matthew Whitehouse
6.6.16
Music

troye sivan helped a fan come out to her mum onstage

The Australian singer-songwriter is making America gay again.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.9.16
News

why coming out was a 'moral imperative' for ellen page

Nearly a year after she announced she is gay, the actress is in love, doing great work, and feeling free.
Laura Vogel
2.1.16
Culture

​is “coming out” done?

How the rite-of-passage is changing and finding a new place in the 21st century.
Nick Levine
11.27.15