Out in the Bay

Thursdays 7pm
produced and hosted by Eric Jansen & Marilyn Pittman

Out in the Bay - Gay Radio from San Francisco    

Queer histories, herstories, personalities and issues are explored with humor, insight, and sensitivity each week on Out in the Bay.  We've been called “the gay Fresh Air” and even "the gay Tavis Smiley." We’ve interviewed such celebrities as film directors Ang Lee and John Waters, comedians Margaret Cho and Marga Gomez, singers Leslie Gore and Michael Feinstein,  actors, authors and more.  We’ve also featured historians, scholars, and activists -- including Phyllis Lyon and the late Del Martin -- with compelling stories about the reality of LGBT life. 

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2:37pm

Thu March 20, 2014
Out in the Bay ~ 3/20/14 ~ 7pm Thursday

Gay Men's Chorus honors cyber-bullying victim Tyler Clementi

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.

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10:34pm

Sun March 2, 2014
Out in the Bay ~ 3/6/14 ~ 7pm Thursday

Sister Spit: Spreading queer culture and literature far and wide

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Sister Spit's 2014 tour kicks off March 19 in San Francisco! Award-winning writers Michelle Tea and Ali Liebegott (Sister Spit co-founder and long-time contributor respectively) fill us in on the San Francisco-based queer feminist writers cabaret that traverses the USA and other countries spreading queer culture. They also read from their latest books: Michelle Tea's is Mermaid in Chelsea Creek; Ali Liebegott's is Cha-Ching! ; Michelle also reads from the anthology Sister Spit: Writing, Rants and Reminiscence from the Road. Eric Jansen hosts. 

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9:18am

Wed February 26, 2014
out In The Bay ~ 2-27-14

Powerful Memoir: "Riding Fury Home"

Chana Wilson and her mother, Gloria

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Wilson grew up in the 1950s with a suicidal mother. She learned in adulthood that her mother had been a closeted lesbian given psychiatric treatments - including electroshock - to “cure” her. Mother and daughter developed a deep bond when both came out as lesbians in the women’s and gay liberation movements of the late 1960s and ’70s. There's much more to this touching, fascinating story in "Riding Fury Home," Chana’s memoir. Marilyn Pittman hosts.  Thursday, February 27, 2014

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8:05pm

Thu February 13, 2014
Out In The Bay ~ 2-13-14

Julia Jackson: Children Are Forever

Julia Jackson's solo show

  

Did you know black babies are half the cost as white babies and you don't have to wait as long? Marilyn Pittman talks with comic Julia Jackson about her new solo show, "Children Are Forever (All Sales Are Final)," a look at a biracial lesbian couple who adopt a black baby. Hilarious, poignant. Thursday, 7pm Pacific, February 13, 2014. 

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8:30am

Thu February 6, 2014
Out In The Bay ~ 2-6-14

Gay Russia: An Oxymoron?

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Journalist and Russophile David Tuller joins Marilyn Pittman to talk about all things anti-gay in Russia on the eve of the Sochi Olympics. His book, "Cracks In The Iron Closet," detailed gay life in Russia in the early 90's where he made a new gay family. He has trained journalists throughout the former Soviet Union. Currently, he is the academic coordinator for the master's program in public health and journalism at UC Berkeley. Thursday, February 6th, 7pm Pacific. 

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