queer http://kalw.org en Gay history: there’s more to it than Harvey Milk http://kalw.org/post/gay-history-there-s-more-it-harvey-milk <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Gay Pride events take place in June in many communities around this country, and increasingly in other countries as well. The one here in San Francisco was among the first ever organized.</span></p><p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:41:51 +0000 Steven Short 46563 at http://kalw.org Gay history: there’s more to it than Harvey Milk Dolores Deluce, "Counter-Culture Diva," confesses http://kalw.org/post/dolores-deluce-counter-culture-diva-confesses <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><div class="wysiwyg-asset-audio-wrapper" contentEditable="false"><div class="wysiwyg-asset-audio" contentEditable="false" description="" uri="public://201309/20130926oitb_1.mp3" fid="11398"><div class="audio-player-wrapper"><div class="pi_assets-audio"></div><div class="pi_assets-audio-text">Audio File</div></div><div class="wysiwyg-asset-audio-description"></div><div class="actions"><a class="wysiwyg-asset-audio-edit" href="#edit" Fri, 27 Sep 2013 02:51:58 +0000 Marilyn Pittman 33658 at http://kalw.org "The End of San Francisco" -- according to Mattilda http://kalw.org/post/end-san-francisco-according-mattilda <p><a href="http://mattildabernsteinsycamore.com"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></a></p><p><a href="http://mattildabernsteinsycamore.com"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore</span></a><span style="font-size: 14pt;">, the provocative, angry, queer anti-assimilationist writer, is back on <strong>Out in the Bay, 7pm Thursday</strong>, with her latest ... manifesto? Or memoir?&nbsp; (Even though she’s only 40) In<em> <a href="http://mattildabernsteinsycamore.com/endofsanfrancisco.html">The End of San Francisco</a></em>, Mattilda deals with family, incest, gay sex work, the digital ruination of our City by the Bay, political correctness and its stifling effect on activism and even just talking with one another, and much more.<span> Join Mattilda and host </span>Eric Jansen&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 14pt;">for another, in Mattilda’s words, “delicious conversation” about life, struggles, triumphs -- ours and the cities we live in.&nbsp; Wed, 28 Aug 2013 00:48:00 +0000 Eric Jansen 26244 at http://kalw.org "The End of San Francisco" -- according to Mattilda The Grandmother of drag, a lighthouse for the gay community http://kalw.org/post/grandmother-drag-lighthouse-gay-community <p></p><p>With the popularity of drag on the rise, audiences around the country looking for entertainment can turn to Broadway's production of "Priscilla: Queen of the Desert" and televisions shows like "RuPaul's Drag Race." But here in San Francisco, drag shows happen most nights of the week. If you head out often enough, chances are you will encounter San Francisco drag icon Glamamore.<br><br>Recently, KALW's Daniel Moore found Glamamore before a performance, and she told him just who Glamamore is.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 14:59:32 +0000 Daniel Moore 32001 at http://kalw.org The Grandmother of drag, a lighthouse for the gay community Queer studies department at CCSF braces for cutbacks http://kalw.org/post/queer-studies-department-ccsf-braces-cutbacks <p></p><p>The department of <a href="http://www.ccsf.edu/Departments/Gay_Lesbian_Bisexual_Studies/">LGBTQ studies</a> at City College of San Francisco, the first queer studies department in the U.S., founded in 1978, is facing consolidation. Professor Ardel Thomas heads the Department. KALW’s Hana Baba asked her what would happen if consolidation is carried out.</p><p><em>Click the audio player above to listen to the interview.</em></p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 01:24:01 +0000 Hana Baba 20005 at http://kalw.org Queer studies department at CCSF braces for cutbacks