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.
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Thank you for listening! Until next time, stay proud and live out loud!
Siren Nation is a celebration of women in the arts. Out Loud focuses on the queer talent as part of the Siren Nation festival. Tonight we hear live music from The I's, and Carla interviews Natlalia Kay, Executive Director of Siren Nation. Natalia shares some queer film suggestions showing as part of the S.N. Film Festival.
Carla also talks with Rory Bowman, who is working in Vancouver with the Approve Referendum 71 campaign in Washington state.
Announcements on tonight's show:
A big shout out to Kendall Clawson, Executive Director from Portland's Q Center, for being with President Obama when he signed the Matthew Shephard & James Byrd Jr Hate Crimes Prevention Act.
In Other Words is celebrating their 16th birthday party Thurs Oct 29 from 6 to10 pm at the Q Center, located at 4115 NE Mississippi in Portland.
Winning the Freedom to Marry, featuring Evan Wolfson, happening on Monday Nov 2 at 6pm at SEIU Local 49 @ 3536 SE 26th Ave (just south of SE Powell) in Portland.
Thanks for listening. Until next time, stay proud & live out loud.
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October 11th also happens to be National Coming Out Day. Come out, come out, where.ever you are! Even allys are encouraged to come out as an LGBTQ ally!
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Laura Calvo sits in for Carla Remy hosting OutLoud. Calvo speaks to representatives from Portland State University's Queer Resource Center (QRC), the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, and Portland's Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.
Carla interviews Kate Kendelle, Executive Director for the National Lesbian Center Rights (nclrights.org), and Jeana Frazzini, Executive Director for Basic Rights Oregon (basicrights.org), about the State of the LGBTQ Union, among other political topics.
Kate will be in Portland Sept 12 and 13 for community discussions, sharing both local and national updates, including where the movement for marriage equality in Oregon is heading and current federal legislation and litigation.
Event details on Basic Rights & the National Center for Lesbian Rights websites.
Out Loud frequently focuses on voices from the Portland metro area. Tonight Carla talks with folks from outside the metro area.
Tune in to hear from Umatilla Morrow Alternatives, a human dignity group working towards equal rights for all minorities in Eastern Oregon. Carla talks with Frank Roa, Executive Director, and Darrell Alston from UMA.
Next Carla and Q discuss the Butch Voices conference, happening in Oakland, CA Aug 20-23. Q offers some perspective on butch women, an often misunderstood segment of the LGBTQ community.
An important community annoucement: A National Day of Action is happening Saturday August 15th: the Nationwide Kiss-In is happening in cities across the US. In Portland, people are gathering at 11am at Pioneer Courthouse Square. This national day of action is in response to multiple incidents in the past few months regarding LGBTQ individuals being stopped by police or other individuals for kissing in public.
AJ Shanti plays live on Out Loud.
- Title: AJ Shanti plays live
- Length: 44:06 minutes (12.62 MB)
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Tonight's Out Loud highlights our community's pride from a few different angles. We'll go over a long list of area pride events, discuss a queer health survey seeking your input, enjoy some live music and more.
Tonight, we first speak with Alejandro Juarez, from Basic Rights Oregon. He shares exciting news about the recent passage of Oregon Safe Schools legislation.
Next, we talk with Graham and Molly, from the Multnomah County Health Department. They are working on Speak Out 2009, a heath survey focused on the LGBTQ community. The Health Department is seeking a wide range of participants from the LGBTQI community, so they encourage you to share this survey with your personal networks, and invite your frinds & family to participate. Speak Out 2009 is also an event on Facebook.
In studio, we'll enjoy live music from Felina's Arrow. They are playing at the Portland's Pride Festival on Saturday June 13 at 6:00 PM. The Portland Pride Festival is located at Tom McCall Waterfront Park in Downtown Portland, Oregon. They're on Facebook too.
With so many events happening In our area over the next few weeks, you can enjoy yourself & our community pride in so many different ways. Just get out there & show your pride! Your family is calling......
If you'd like to share an annoucement, or perhaps you have an idea or a suggestion for a future show, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks for listening. Until next time, stay pround and live Out Loud!
Carla interviews Les, head coach of the Amazon Dragonboat Team. They discuss what is dragonboat racing, how to get involved, and the team's recruiting efforts.
Carla interviews Diane & Jacob Anderson-Minshall, Portland writers of the Blind Eye Mystery series. We discuss their latest book Blind Faith, their other books, and their local monthly event QLiterati (the LGBTQ Literary series, which they host the 2nd Wednesday of every month 7-9pm at the Q Center).
- Title: Blind Eye Mystery Series writers Jacob & Diane Anderson-Minshall
- Date: Jan 13, 2009
- Producer: Carla
- Length: 29:57 minutes (27.42 MB)
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Hear from local authors Lipstick and Dipstick! With measured blend of guidance, wit and sincerity from the femme and the butch perspective, Lipstick & Dipstick is a punchy advice column in CURVE Magazine, the nation's best-selling lesbian magazine. We might discuss their book, Lipstick & Dipstick's Essential Guide to Lesbian Relationships from Alyson Books, and we'll definitely get excited about them emceeing the big L Word premiere for it's final season.