THEME: Sexuality & Discrimination
Character Name: Lerato “Pizza”
Area/Province: White City, Soweto, Gauteng
“Pizza” is worried that the world is not ready to treat lesbians as equal. She is scared of being rejected by people, but at the same time doesn’t want to hide her sexuality. She has chosen to pursue a career in tourism but has experienced prejudice from within the industry. She is considering giving up three years of studying to go into Sports Management as a result. She also wants to tell her father that she is gay; she wants his acceptance. Follow Pizza’s journey as she learns how not to give up at the first hurdle, but to make the world work for her by building on her unique talents.