CINDY GOVENDER is a freelance writer.
Rites of Passage:
By Cindy Govender
John Trengove’s The Wound
When Elias Ribeiro, a Brazilian-born, Cape Town-based producer, came out at 22, his life transformed and his ability to function at all levels became more authentic. “I could breathe once I came out. I think it was the first time [that] I took a full breath of air to my full lung capacity,” Ribeiro says.