Being an Advocate

This is an interview with my supervisor about working as as a relationship/domestic violence advocate and educator.

Gender Identity

We talked about gender Identity, socialization and the image of ideal beauty.

Dads interview

Interview of my dad being born in 1955 and growing up with racial and gender differences.

"I love you."

Dear pals, Lexie and Marina, talk about growing up in the Midwest, resonance with effeminate men, coming out as many things, hospitalization, the anthology “Written on the Body.” The interview may or may not close with a lil song 🙂

Uma Bhandary describes what it was like growing up in India
November 25, 2018 App Interview

In this interview, conducted November 25, 2018 in Dallas Texas, Saira Shetty interviews her grandma Uma Bhandary. Uma recounts what life was like growing up in South India during the mid 20th century. She shares stories about her childhood and...

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Melanie DeJoode and Felix DeJoode

Melanie DeJoode (55) talks to her son Felix DeJoode (19) about how they both experienced Felix’s coming out as transgender.

Media Portrayal of Men, Women, and Politics
November 3, 2017 App Interview

In this podcast, we discuss how media bias ties into the roles of men, women, and politics.

Talking Trans

A brief yet riveting interview with a close friend discussing his experience living as a transgender man in Albuquerque, New Mexico!! (Ahem, please excuse the occasional meowing and barking in the background.)

Just gotta push yourself to be you all the time.

A brief conversation between two Black non-binary people (one who is also trans-identifying) and their struggles with society, growing up and coming to understand gender identity, expression & sexuality.

Bryan Frausto, Cynthia Segura, Enrique James, and Aylene Sedano talk about how expectations, and gender affect the political process

Gender affects the political process a lot, especially women, because they are seen as objects to men rather than a human being trying to be smart.

Gender & Clothing- Leilah and German
December 4, 2017 App Interview

We discuss the Idea of gender being represented in clothing and how that effects society’s norms and expectations.

Heidi Onion for Stonewall OutLoud, Part 1

Heidi talks about growing up, feeling like she always had a “boy’s brain,” her first love, coming out in her 20s, and becoming a police officer and self defense instructor.

Unfolding the Past, Discovering the Future

In this interview, Olivia Simpson-Klein converses with her grandmother, Mary Klein, about how her upbringing in Florida influenced her beliefs and behaviors today. She speaks to the stained racial relations and segregation in the South as well as her response...

Catherine Smith- The Great Listen

Liz shares stories of her experiences with discrimination in the workplace.

From a Child in RI to a Cop in CA

As a child in Rhode Island, Deborah Rhames never thought she would somehow, someway become a policewoman in Los Angeles. In this interview on November 29th 2017 she talks to Freedom Rhames about her journey to Los Angeles, and the...