Thu, 5 September 2019
306: What About the Straight Wife?: Understanding the Women's Experience in Mixed-Orientation Marriage: Debra Brown Gordy
After Debra Brown Gordy discovered that her husband, a BYU Professor, was gay her world fell apart. They tried to keep the marriage together but it wasn't to be.
After the divorce, Debra went back to graduate school and conducted research about the experience of women in relationships with gay men. She joins me to discuss her personal experience being married to a gay man; the results of her research and the reconstruction of the lives of women divorced from gay men.