Sexuality

The Ada Decades

Airs at: Mon, 04/17/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
  On this edition of Radiozine Dan Johnson talks to author Paula Martinac about her novel The Ada Decades. A girl from a Carolina mill family isn't supposed to strive for a career, but Ada Shook graduates from college on a scholarship and lands a plum job as a school libr... Read more

Misfortunes of Love in Capitalism

Airs at: Mon, 04/10/2017 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  In 1972 British writer David Widgery wrote an article about the bitter intensity of love in capitalism, about why and how love must be tamed and commodified in capitalist society. It was recently republished on the website of Red Pepper Magazine, and here Clayton Morgare... Read more

Transpositive PDX

Airs at: Tue, 04/11/2017 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Transpositive PDX
Tuesday, April 11 6pm 90.7FM KBOO Community Radio online at kboo.fm or transpositive.wordpress.com. This week on Transpositive co-host Jean Bryant and the collective will continue our Trans Family and Friends series with a look at the experiences of the parents of a 19 year... Read more

Finally Out: Letting Go of Living Straight

Airs at: Mon, 04/10/2017 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
  On this edition of Radiozine Dan Johnson talks to Dr. Loren Olson author of Finally Out. Dr. Loren A. Olson has frequently been asked two questions: How could you not know that you were gay until the age of forty? Wasn't your marriage just a sham to protect yourself at ... Read more

Lighthouse Lessons

Airs at: Thu, 03/30/2017 at 10:00pm - Fri, 03/31/2017 at 12:00am
Produced for Lighthouse Sessions
  Lighthouse Lessons is the media-production arm of Lighthouse Art Collective, a community which exists to empower artists and neighbors to to engage with each other and the greater civic arena to facilitate growth, equality, abundance, and fortitude through access to the ... Read more

Laverne Cox: Transgender Visibility

Airs at: Tue, 03/28/2017 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Alternative Radio
  The LGBTQ, lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and queer community have made significant strides in recent years in achieving legal recognition and protection. But some of the gains are being rolled back. The Trump administration revoked federal guidelines specifying th... Read more

Girls and Sex: An Interview with Peggy Orenstein

Airs at: Mon, 03/13/2017 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Healthwatch
Peggy Orenstein is the author ofThe New York Timesbest-sellers Girls & Sex, Cinderella Ate My Daughter and Waiting for Daisy as well as Flux: Women on Sex, Work, Kids, Love and Life in a Half-Changed World and the classic, SchoolGirls: Young Women, Self-Esteem and the Conf... Read more

Exportation of Religious Homophobia to Africa

Airs at: Mon, 02/13/2017 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
  "Homosexuality is not new in Uganda nor on the African continent. Like everywhere, it has existed forever. Homophobia, however, is new. It didn’t start in Africa. It was strategically imported from the US, Europe and Middle East. The goal of the religious missionaries, w... Read more

There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyoncé by Morgan Parker

Airs at: Thu, 03/30/2017 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Between the Covers
There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyoncé uses political and pop-cultural references as a framework to explore 21st century black American womanhood and its complexities: performance, depression, isolation, exoticism, racism, femininity, and politics. The poems weave bet... Read more

Abandon Me by Melissa Febos

Airs at: Thu, 03/16/2017 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Between the Covers
“Abandon Me is, in many ways, a story about how a woman’s body and the body of literature hold memory. In other ways, Abandon Me is a story about stories. Febos weaves familial stories, feminist stories, communal stories, literary stories and love stories all at once reveal... Read more