gay http://kalw.org en Turning heads with that dapper butch swagger http://kalw.org/post/turning-heads-dapper-butch-swagger <p>For some people, getting dressed in the morning isn’t about just throwing on what’s in reach, or clean. For others, it’s more of a ritual with attention to the finest detail and a commitment not to leave the house in nothing but their finest. &nbsp;Fashion changes all the time, from Goth to Steampunk to the dapper look. But for women like, Thúy H. Nguyễn, who&nbsp;prefer to dress in a more masculine style, it can be a challenge.</p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Leila Day 46290 at http://kalw.org Turning heads with that dapper butch swagger Grief: How it's similar and different for everyone http://kalw.org/post/grief-how-its-similar-and-different-everyone <div class="yiv1663916381MsoNormal" id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1395782122690_29181" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: HelveticaNeue, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, Lucida Grande, sans-serif; font-size: 14pt; font-style: normal; background-color: transparent;"><p>How do we cope with the death of a spouse or lover? Or of a parent or sibling with whom we had a troubled relationship?&nbsp; What particular challenges do LGBT people face in grieving? <span id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1395782122690_29180" style="font-size: 14pt;">Surveys show that most Americans consider the loss of someone’s unmarried partner less traumatic for the survivor than the loss of a wife or husband.</span> <span id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1395782122690_29180" style="font-size: 14pt;">Where does that leave gay men and lesbians whose partners die? </span>Bereavement experts say many minorities suffer "disenfranchised grief" - grief not fully recognized by society. On this week's <em>Out in the Bay </em>(<strong>7pm Thursday</strong>), Eric Jansen and guests discuss these and other aspects of grief and loss.&nbsp; (Broadcast March 27, 2014)<span id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1395782122690_29180" style="font-size: 14pt;"> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:08:15 +0000 Eric Jansen 41464 at http://kalw.org Grief: How it's similar and different for everyone Gay Men's Chorus honors cyber-bullying victim Tyler Clementi http://kalw.org/post/gay-mens-chorus-honors-cyber-bullying-victim-tyler-clementi <p>Tyler Clementi was an 18-year-old Rutgers University freshman who killed himself after his roommate recorded webcam videos of Tyler’s lustful encounters with another man, then invited other students to view them. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 21:37:24 +0000 Eric Jansen 41237 at http://kalw.org Gay Men's Chorus honors cyber-bullying victim Tyler Clementi Today on Your Call: How far have we come with HIV/AIDS activism? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-far-have-we-come-hivaids-activism <p><span class="s1"> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 39042 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How far have we come with HIV/AIDS activism? Cabarets & More for the Holidays http://kalw.org/post/cabarets-more-holidays <div id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1386264688895_26723" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: HelveticaNeue, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, Lucida Grande, sans-serif; font-size: 13.33px; font-style: normal; background-color: transparent;">Eric Jansen's guests Thursday night at 7 are singers <a data-mce-="" href="http://russlorenson.com" target="_blank">Russ Lorenson</a> &amp; <a data-mce-="" href="https://www.facebook.com/veronica.klaus" target="_blank">Veronica Klaus</a>. They perform in Lorenson's <a data-mce-="" href="http://ChristmasInSF.com" target="_blank">8th Annual <em><strong>Christmas in San Francisco</strong></em></a>, taking place Friday and Saturday, Dec. 13 and 14, at Pa'ina Lounge &amp; Restaurant, 1865 Post Street. Live in KALW studios, they'll share some of their music, and we'll also talk about the Bay Area cabaret scene; Lorenson's new organization, Artists Helping Artists (AHA!); and other queer holiday entertainment options in and around San Francisco. Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:49:57 +0000 Eric Jansen 36761 at http://kalw.org Cabarets & More for the Holidays