Out Loud

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. We need volunteers to help create Out Loud. Please consider getting involved! Email us if you have any questions, or even if you just want to say 'Hi!'

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

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

Episode Archive

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

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Tue, 01/27/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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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.

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Tue, 01/20/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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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.

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Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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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

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Tue, 01/06/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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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.

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Tue, 12/23/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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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!


Tis the Season to be merry and gay, so we're playing more hohohomo holiday music.

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Tue, 12/16/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Tis the Season to be merry and gay, so we're playing more hohohomo holiday music.

Tis the Season to be merry and gay!

Local queer hip hop artists Neka and Kahlo, in the studio!

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Out Loud
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Tue, 12/09/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Queer news & culture.
Tomorrow, Tuesday at 6 pm, we'll be joinedby Neka and Kahlo, a duo who comprise both a romantic relationship between two women, and a local ip hop performance duo. We're excited to meet them and hear them talk about music, life, struggle, love, and queerness in the Rose City!

Also we'll be chatting with Sasha Buchert - amorata and Out Loud emerita. We'll be talking trans law, journalism, and good old fashioned gossip.

We'll see you on the radio!

Tis the Season for HoHoHomo Holiday Music

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Out Loud
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Tue, 12/02/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Tis the Season for HoHoHomo Holiday Music
The holiday season has arrived, and tonight we share a few of our favorite holiday songs. Tune in to hear 'Silent Dyke', 'I'll be a Homo for the Holidays', 'Rhonda the Lesbo Reindeer' and more. Cheers to the rainbow shining on your holiday season!

Daniel, our guest historian, joins us to share stories and music from Ronnie Gilbert, American folk singer.

Community announcements, upcoming events and music shows will be shared during the show. If you'd like something added to our announcement, please email details to OutLoudRadio@gmail.com

Worlds AIDS Day is December 1st! Cascade AIDS Project staff join us to talk HIV/AIDS services/events

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Out Loud
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Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Queer news & culture for a greater Portland.
Worlds Aids Day is on December 1st. To honor those who work to end AIDS as a public health problem we're joined by Judith Rizzio,  Manager of Volunteer Resources at Cascade AIDS Project (CAP). She is also the Coordinator of the CAP and Portland ACT UP Archives; she just completed installing a large exhibit of these two archives in the downtown library that will be there until December 7th.

Alexis Paige of CAP will also be joining us to talk with us about Affordable Care Act open enrollment programs.

and! we may yet me joined by surprised guests.

We'll see you on the air, dear listeners...

Basic Rights Oregon & PSU's Queer Resource Center discuss Transgender Day of Remebrance

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Tue, 11/18/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Out Loud welcomes Basic Rights Oregon and Portland State University's Queer Resource Center
Every year in November, people gather to remember and celebrate the lives of transgender members of our community who have been killed. November 20 is known as International Transgender Day of Remembrance. Communities across the country and around the world participate. Tonight we welcome guests from Basic Rights Oregon and Portland State University's Queer Resource Center.

Basic Rights Oregon's Transgender Day of Remembrance website includes a history of this international day of awareness, and it features a list of events from around Oregon.

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Siren Nation's queer talent

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Tue, 10/27/2009

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:

The Portland premiere of movie Straightlaced happening Wed Oct 28 @ 7 pm @ Cinema 21 in Portland. This movie premiere is a benefit for the Oregon Safe Schools and Communities Coalition.

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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Focus on two large events both happening on Oct 11

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Tue, 09/29/2009

Carla speaks with Poison Waters and Maria about their work with Peacock After Dark, happening Oct 11th.

Musical break 'Open Up' by Bitch, who is playing live at Mississippi Studios this Sat 10/3. Local group Lovers is opening for Bitch.

Next Carla speaks with Marc and Josh from Cascade AIDS Project about the AIDS Walk Portland, happening Oct 11.

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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OutLoud 9/22/09

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Tue, 09/22/2009

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.

An Update on the State of our LGBTQ Union

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Tue, 09/08/2009

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.

Voices not heard in the mainstream

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Mon, 08/10/2009

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

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Tue, 07/14/2009

AJ Shanti plays live on Out Loud.

We also hear news stories from the PDX Queer Town Hall, organized in response to multiple incidents that happened over Pride Weekend, and the Sexual Minorities Roundtable at City Hall.

Tis the reason for the season for PRIDE!

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Mon, 06/08/2009

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: outloudradio@gmail.com

Thanks for listening.  Until next time, stay pround and live Out Loud!

 

Lipstick & Dipstick MC LWord final season premiere

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Mon, 01/12/2009

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.

This event SOLD OUT last year! That's happening on Sunday, January 18 from 5:30pm to 9pm at the Bagdad Theatre (3702 S.E. Hawthorne Blvd).

Amazon Dragonboat Team currently recruiting

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Mon, 01/12/2009

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.

 

Blind Eye Mystery Series writers Jacob & Diane Anderson-Minshall

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Mon, 01/12/2009

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).

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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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