Home > Public Affairs > bloomingOUT (page 19)

bloomingOUT

LGBTQI news & public affairs

bloomingOUT – January 16, 2014

Director of New York City’s Up2Us Center Megan Bartlett talks about the importance of sports and healthy youth, discrimination, education of coaches and creating a supportive environment for players, parents and coaching staff. FTM performer and author Scott Turner Schofield discusses his career, books and current gender related issues. Featured artist is Canadian singer-songwriter Jeffery Straker. Musical selection is “Somewhere …

Read More »

bloomingOUT – January 9, 2014

Activist, writer, blogger, public speaker Reverend Irene Monroe talks about the significance to the black queer community of Robin Robert’s’ coming out, how Martin Luther King might have reacted to homophobia and other related issues. Casting Producer for America’s Got Talent Andrew Ward discusses his career and interesting aspects of a major talent show like AGT as well as announcing …

Read More »

bloomingOUT – January 3, 2013

Native of England, Provincetown MA resident, singer/songwriter Zoe Lewis talks about her career, music, latest CDs, tours and musical scores.  Music selections are “This Skin” from her “A Cure for the Hiccups” CD; title track from “Rotary Phone” CD; and “When Dog Meets Wolf.”  Co-director of Bloomington Pride Film Festival Abby Henkel and volunteer Kyle Hayes stop by with further …

Read More »

bloomingOUT – January 2, 2014

Read More »

bloomingOUT – December 26, 2013

Special holiday edition that includes an interview with Helen Harrell by IU Journalism student Brittney Jackson about the history of the show. Two editions of Navajo Rainbow with Chair/Professor of Dine’ Studies at Navajo Technical University Wesley Thomas discussing two – spirit tradition and Navajo gender construction as well as the negative effects of western culture on native tradition and …

Read More »

bloomingOUT – December 19, 2013

Bloomington Pride Film Festival Co-Directors Abby Henkel and Sarah Perfetti provide information about this year’s event scheduled for 23-25 January 2014 at the Buskirk-Chumley Theatre. IU School of Public Health Professor Debra Herbenick and Michael discuss LGBTQIA issues related to family and personal interactions during the holidays on a new edition of Sexual Health Matters. Featured artist is singer/songwriter Bobby …

Read More »

bloomingOUT – December 12, 2013

Blogger, freelance writer, speaker and activist Reverend Irene Monroe discusses Nelson Mandela and changes effected by his leadership in Africa and the HIV AIDS epidemic in the black communities of the US and Africa. IU alum, former WFHB volunteer, Louisiana attorney and Cherokee Indian Becca Riall talks about some of the legal issues stemming from discrimination and cultural erosion faced …

Read More »

bloomingOUT – December 5, 2013

Bloomington story teller Jim Doud relates a “Christmas Past” on an edition of “Our View” and Helen presents an historical review on an edition of Queer History entitled “Reflections.” Michael and Helen discuss the pros and cons of coming out over the holidays in response to a Q Mailbag question from a listener. President of the Mauer School of Law …

Read More »

bloomingOUT – November 21, 2013

IU telecommunication student and bloomingOUT/WFHB volunteer Nick Tumino chats with Helen and Michael about coming out issues. Associate Director of Sexual Health Promotion and IU Professor Brian Dodge discusses his recent work about bisexuality and sexual health among men on a new edition of Sexual Health Matters. Featured artist is Arro Verse. Musical selections are “Marry Me” and “Love Follows …

Read More »

bloomingOUT – November 13, 2013

Purdue University LGBTTQ Outreach Coordinator for Multicultural Efforts to end Sexual Assault Skye Brown talks about gender and orientation violence and provides information about the Transgender Remembrance Day events planned around the state during the week of 20 November. Helen and Nick respond to a listener question from the Q Mail Bag. Patrick Battani  stops by the studio with  information …

Read More »