Out Loud

Out Loud is retiring - but Queer programming continues on KBOO

KBOO is proud of our long-time support of programming serving and featuring the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning communities. A handful of LGBTQ focused shows have aired over the years, including Queer Queer World, Gender Blender, The Other Team and most recently Out Loud, which began airing in April 2002.

Out Loud was created by a collective of volunteers and has been created by many volunteers over the 13 years it has been on KBOO. Out Loud is retiring in June, and while we prepare to say good bye to Out Loud, we welcome the opportunity for new programs to continue airing in Out Loud's time slot, which is every Tuesday from 6pm - 7 pm, after KBOO's evening news and before Hard Knock Radio.

KBOO welcomes new show proposals serving and focusing on the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning communities. Individuals (or small groups of people) are encouraged to submit a proposal for a new queer/LGBTQ program by June 9th.  The Program Proposal form can be found on the KBOO website at: http://kboo.fm/volunteer/program-app

To meet KBOO's mission and strategic plan, people from under-represented groups are encouraged to submit proposals.  Program proposals need to fit the current format of the News and Public Affairs time frame (ie. not a music show).

The new program proposals will be considered by the Programming Committee on June 9th, 2015.  Out Loud's last show will also be June 9th, and pilots of new shows will air during June, with the final decision on the new schedule of shows to be made by Program staff in July.

 

Thanks to everyone who has supported queer programming on KBOO through the years - and we look forward to new and exciting developments in this area in the months and years to come. Stay tuned!
 

Out Loud is KBOO's queer culture radio show, celebrating & serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning & allied communities. We feature interviews with community groups, authors, musical talent, and anyone from the queer & allied communities. We strive to give voice to those not heard in the main stream media.

Out Loud is a community created radio show and everyone involved is a volunteer. Please consider joining us! Email us if you have any questions, or even if you just want to say 'Hi!'

For more national and international LGBTQ news and information, check out This Way Out Radio

To submit event announcements, to share an idea or feedback and to contact the folks who create the show, email OutLoudRadio@gmail.com

If you network on Facebook, you can connect with Out Loud Radio at www.facebook.com/KBOOOutLoud

Follow us on Twitter:  twitter.com/KBOOOutLoud

Thank you for listening! Until next time, stay proud and live out loud!

Episode Archive

Talking health with Benjamin Gerritz of Cascade AIDS Project.

Program: 
Out Loud
Air date: 
Tue, 03/10/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Queer news & culture for a greater Oregon.
We chat with Benjamin Gerritz, Prevention with Positives Coordinator at Cascade AIDS Project, about some salient health issues:

syphilis, focus of a town hall at Q Center last week;

PrEP, pre-exposure prophylaxis, a medication that helps prevent HIV infection through taking the medication every day;

and anal dysplasia, aka anal cancer.

In 2013, Benjamin has been named to the POZ 100 - a listof 100 HIV positive people from around the country who are committed to ending the epidemic.

The Laramie Project at Clackamas CC, and the launch of Wild Planet Radio!

Program: 
Out Loud
Air date: 
Tue, 03/03/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Queer news & culture for a greater Oregon.

This week on Out Loud, The Clackamas Community College Theatre Director, James Eikrem, and the CCC’s Set Designer, Stage Manager, and Artist in Residence, will be joining us to discuss the CCC production of The Laramie Project by Moisés Kaufman and directed by  Eikrem. The show dates are February 26-March 8th.

The Hiding Place - stories of coming out - and local trans youth testify to their experience.

Program: 
Out Loud
Air date: 
Tue, 02/24/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Queer news & culture for a greater Oregon.
This week on Out Loud, we'll be joined by Anthony Hudson and Jason Myers, talking about this week's THE HIDING PLACE: Coming Out and Coming-of-Age in the Shadow of Oppression: A Queer Storytelling Tribute to the Power of Memoir. 

Hosted by Carla Rossi, one of Portland's premier performance artists, with songs from 'Carla Rossi Sings the End of the World', 'The Hiding Place' is a live storytelling event featuring nonfiction stories around hiding, otherness, youth, and life inside the closet from local writers and artists.

Out Loud on 02/10/15

Program: 
Out Loud
Air date: 
Tue, 02/10/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Queer News & Culture Radio Show

Updates from Cascade AIDS Project and Basic Rights Oregon.

Program: 
Out Loud
Air date: 
Tue, 02/03/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Queer news & culture radiozine for greater Portland.
Alexis Paige from CAP will join us and talk about upcoming health insurance enrollment fair, as well as a new development in local trans health care.

Afterward, Amy Herzfeld of Basic Rights Oregon will tell us about BRO's strategic planning process - what's next for BRO?! - and an upcoming open house at BRO's offices.

See you on the radio, dear listeners!

Out Loud welcomes the Gay & Lesbian Archives of the Pacific Northwest and author Wendi Kali

Program: 
Out Loud
Air date: 
Tue, 01/27/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Out Loud welcomes the Gay & Lesbian Archives of the Pacific Northwest and author Wendi Kali
Since 1994, the Gay and Lesbian Archives of the Pacific Northwest has been working to discover and publicize the history of sexual minorities in the Pacific Northwest. Tonight we welcome Ampersand Crates, a volunteer with GLAPN. We'll discuss GLAPN's work over the years, and their upcoming party! To celebrate their 21st anniversary this year, they've organized a month-long exhibit in the Aaron Hall Gallery at the Q Center in February. Everyone is invited to the opening reception on Thursday, February 5, at Q Center.

The intersections/connections between the struggle for trans liberation and #BlackLivesMatter.

Program: 
Out Loud
Air date: 
Tue, 01/20/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Out Loud: Queer news & culture for a greater Portland.
We'll be talking with Melissa Vollono about the intersections/connections between the struggle for trans liberation and #BlackLivesMatter.  This would include the importance of disrupting everyday society, and the power that comes from mobilizing a working-class movement for black and trans liberation.  This is the subject of Meliss'a talk at PSU last week, titled "From Ferguson to Leelah Alcorn: Re-Examining the Roadmap to Black and Transgender Liberation."    
 
By framing the discussion around the history of trans activism - beginning with the Compton Cafeteria Riots in 1966 and the effort of trans women of color activists Marsha P.

Housing and homelessness among LGBTQ youth in our community.

Program: 
Out Loud
Air date: 
Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Queer news & culture for a greater Portland.
We'll be talking about housing and homelessness among queer and trans youth, on Out Loud this week. Our guests are:

Kiera Hansen is the Youth HIV Educator with Cascade AIDS Project's youth sexual health education program, CHATpdx. They have been working with queer and trans young folks experiencing homelessness for over a decade.

Micah Giardina is the coordinator QueerZone, a program of Outside In. QueerZone provides support to queer, trans and ally homeless youth under age 25. Outside In is an agency providing many services to homeless youth, adults and more including housing support, daily meals, case management, medical care and more.

Out Loud celebrates 8 years of Dirty Queer & the brand-new all-queer Wild Planet Radio Station

Program: 
Out Loud
Air date: 
Tue, 01/06/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Out Loud celebrates 8 years of Dirty Queer & the brand-new all queer Wild Planet Radio Station
Out Loud has been a fan of Dirty Queer since this x-rated all-queer open mic began 8 years ago. Tonight we welcome Sossity Chiricuzio back to the studios. She'll share updates about Dirty Queer, and she'll read a PG-13 piece as a little sample of what you can expect at a Dirty Queer open mic. We'll also hear from the audience about what Dirty Queer means to them. Dirty Queer celebrates their 8 year anniversary this Friday, Jan 9 at In Other Words bookstore & community center.

Ross Eliot, author of Babette; and folks from the Youth Peer Ed program at Chat PDX/CAP.

Program: 
Out Loud
Air date: 
Tue, 12/23/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Queer news & culture radiozine for greater Portland.
On Out Loud this week, we'll be chatting with Ross Eliot. He's the author of 'Babette:The Many Lives, Two Deaths and Double Kidnapping of Dr. Ellsworth.'

"This book is the story of Ross Eliot's early years in Portland, Oregon when he stumbled upon an unusual living arrangement with an eccentric history professor. In exchange for quarters in her pantry, he served as companion, driver, confidant and occasional medic for the flamboyant and worldly septuagenarian. His account of those times pulls the reader through religious, cultural and historical tales laced with intrigue, felony and mystery." See you on the radio Tuesday, 6 pm, dear listeners!


Audio

Interview with Bitch Magazine

program: 
Out Loud
program date: 
Sun, 08/12/2007

Carla interviews Debbie, publisher, and Amy, development coordinator, from Bitch Magazine.

Comments

Cascade AIDS Walk

Just wanted to remind listeners looking for information about AIDS, you can reach the statewide AIDS Hotline at 800-777-2437.  Cascad Aids project can be found at cascadeaids.org or 503-223-5907.  Thanks-  Jacob Anderson-Minshall

 

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