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LGBTQ&A

By Jeffrey Masters / The Advocate

*Featured in The New York Times* Get to know the LGBTQ community. LGBTQ&A is a weekly interview podcast that gets beyond transition and coming out stories in order to get to know each person's defining moments, their accomplishments, and how they got to where they are today. Hosted and created by Jeffrey Masters. Produced by The Advocate.

  1. 1.
    DeRay Mckesson: Out of the Quiet16 October 2018
    31:09
  2. 2.
    Wrabel: Hello, My Name Is Needy. 9 October 2018
    27:30
  3. 3.
    Jake Shears & Ira Madison: LIVE From the Big Queer Pod Fest2 October 2018
    1:00:02
  4. 4.
    Chani Nicholas: Doesn't Care If You Hate Astrology18 September 2018
    33:34
  5. 5.
    Sonya Passi: We Need to Talk About Domestic Violence11 September 2018
    30:38
  6. 6.
    River Gallo: Intersex Bodies Are Healthy Bodies 4 September 2018
    26:23
  7. 7.
    Arisce Wanzer: Gets Candid About Sex and Dating 28 August 2018
    32:50
  8. 8.
    Alaska Thunderfuck: Squishy Human Thing 21 August 2018
    34:05
  1. 9.
    Fran Tirado: A Wink of Faggotry14 August 2018
    44:52
  2. 10.
    Shea Diamond: Fighting for the Airwaves 7 August 2018
    44:19
  3. 11.
    Scott Turner Schofield: I Look Trans Because I Am Trans 31 July 2018
    44:09
  4. 12.
    Guy Branum: Emotions Are Scary24 July 2018
    52:03
  5. 13.
    Mara Wilson: Bisexual Imposture Syndrome Emoji17 July 2018
    41:30
  6. 14.
    Steven Canals: The Restorative Power of Art 10 July 2018
    40:14
  7. 15.
    Gaby Dunn: Dating Men? In This Political Climate? 3 July 2018
    38:25
  8. 16.
    Shakina Nayfack: The Radical Act of Being a Trans Woman in Love26 June 2018
    28:41
  9. 17.
    Kate Bornstein: The Future of Gender19 June 2018
    56:15
  10. 18.
    Wilson Cruz: We're In Revolutionary Times12 June 2018
    38:30
  11. 19.
    Laura Jane Grace: Self-Loathing is a Cherished Queer Tradition5 June 2018
    32:20
  12. 20.
    Jasika Nicole: Hollywood's LGBTQ Diversity Issue29 May 2018
    52:51
  13. 21.
    Jeffrey Marsh: Finding LGBTQ Community Online22 May 2018
    39:37
  14. 22.
    Chelsey Johnson: Portland's Queer Mythology15 May 2018
    38:26
  15. 23.
    BRB: Quick Stray City Briefing1 May 2018
    0:57
  16. 24.
    Alexander Chee: On Becoming An American Writer24 April 2018
    30:19
  17. 25.
    Ryan Berg: 40% of Homeless Youth Are LGBTQ...Why Aren't We Mad?17 April 2018
    24:26
  18. 26.
    Kathy Tu: What Makes Us A Community?10 April 2018
    41:30
  19. 27.
    Brooke Sullivan: HIV In the Trans & GNC Community3 April 2018
    35:09
  20. 28.
    Trixie Mattel: Expanding The Definition of Drag 27 March 2018
    31:32
  21. 29.
    Keiynan Lonsdale: Queer Superhero (On TV and Real Life)20 March 2018
    16:00
  22. 30.
    Greg Berlanti: Love, Simon Director & Legendary TV Producer13 March 2018
    24:55
  23. 31.
    Shangela Laquifa Wadley: Think Before You Tweet9 March 2018
    47:31
  24. 32.
    BRB Still Recovering From Drag Race 6 March 2018
    0:51
  25. 33.
    Andrew Gurza: Sex & Disability27 February 2018
    31:05
  26. 34.
    Jacob Tobia is back! A Field Guide to Transfemme Desire20 February 2018
    23:43
  27. 35.
    Food 4 Thot: Love is TBD Real13 February 2018
    1:04:09
  28. 36.
    Dana Goldberg: In Defense of Scissoring 6 February 2018
    36:59
  29. 37.
    Conner Habib: Your Strict Sexual Preferences Are Dangerous30 January 2018
    33:06
  30. 38.
    Lina Bradford: Magic Is Real23 January 2018
    34:37
  31. 39.
    Joseph Osmundson: Love Makes You Grow Up16 January 2018
    43:16
  32. 40.
    Kim Coco Iwamoto: Candidate for Lieutenant Governor in Hawaii9 January 2018
    34:31
  33. 41.
    Aaron Carter: Embracing My Bisexuality19 December 2017
    19:21
  34. 42.
    Solomon Georgio: What Sitcoms Taught Me About American Culture12 December 2017
    41:21
  35. 43.
    Isis King: Paris Is Burning Changed My Life 5 December 2017
    40:13
  36. 44.
    Will Kostakis: A New Wave of LGBTQ Representation in YA 28 November 2017
    25:30
  37. 45.
    Ross Mathews: Gay People Wanted Me Off TV 21 November 2017
    18:27
  38. 46.
    Susan SurfTone: Former FBI Agent Talks New Threat to LGBTQ Rights 14 November 2017
    38:55
  39. 47.
    Zeke Smith: Life After Survivor7 November 2017
    40:15
  40. 48.
    Sylvia Rivera: The World Has Made Me Crazy3 November 2017
    15:33
  41. 49.
    Katya Zamolodchikova: "Piss Queen From the Jump"29 October 2017
    40:17
  42. 50.
    Zeke Thomas: Wants You To Slide Into His DMs24 October 2017
    30:57
  43. 51.
    Celebrate National Coming Out Day With Cleve Jones10 October 2017
    6:31
  44. 52.
    Abdi Nazemian: Gay Iranians, Gay Dads, & The Gospel of Madonna3 October 2017
    41:18
  45. 53.
    Cameron Esposito: To Be Apolitical & an Artist is a Waste of Time26 September 2017
    46:30
  46. 54.
    Tommy Pico: How Not To Be One With Nature19 September 2017
    43:01
  47. 55.
    Shadi Petosky: Chosen Families & The Challenge of Gender10 September 2017
    41:27
  48. 56.
    Michael Varrati: Horror Movies Are Finalllllly Coming Out of the Closet!29 August 2017
    41:58
  49. 57.
    Cheryl Dunye: Why We Need to Change the Way Queer Stories Are Told22 August 2017
    31:39
  50. 58.
    Our Lady J: The Birth of Transgender Identities in Pop Culture15 August 2017
    36:35
  51. 59.
    Kristin Russo: LGBTQ Sex Ed, A-Camp, Reclaiming Bisexuality9 August 2017
    47:13
  52. 60.
    Laith Ashley: Everything is a Spectrum, Nothing is Binary1 August 2017
    47:31
  53. 61.
    Special Episode! Shane Ortega Reacts to Trump’s Transgender Military Ban26 July 2017
    10:35
  54. 62.
    Erin Judge: Plus Size Women Can Have Active, Healthy Sex Lives, OK?!21 July 2017
    49:37
  55. 63.
    Eliel Cruz: The End of Bisexual Erasure (Hopefully) 11 July 2017
    38:14
  56. 64.
    Mariana Marroquin: Transgender Immigrants: “I See You As Human Beings”6 July 2017
    34:54
  57. 65.
    Alexei Romanoff: Before Stonewall, There Were The Black Cat Protests 19 June 2017
    53:43
  58. 66.
    Nico Tortorella: Biphobia, Polyamory, and Understanding the Cosmos9 June 2017
    41:43
  59. 67.
    Chani Nicholas: Astrology is a Tool for Liberation7 June 2017
    38:13
  60. 68.
    Alexandra Billings: Being Transgender is a Gift24 May 2017
    22:01
  61. 69.
    Jennifer Finney Boylan: The Future of the Trans Movement18 May 2017
    51:47
  62. 70.
    Shane Ortega: Fighting for Transgender Rights in the Military9 May 2017
    35:44
  63. 71.
    Matt Baume: Chechnya, Polari, and The Gift of Queerness1 May 2017
    47:02
  64. 72.
    Cleve Jones: LGBTQ Activist Talks Harvey Milk, AIDS, & Marriage Equality24 April 2017
    42:41
  65. 73.
    Amin El Gamal: Prison Break, LGBTQ Muslims, and Judy Garland 17 April 2017
    44:36
  66. 74.
    Asia Kate Dillon: TV’s First (And Only) Openly Non-Binary Actor11 April 2017
    23:07
  67. 75.
    Michelle Stevens: From Childhood Abuse to the Perfect Lesbian Love Story3 April 2017
    41:06
  68. 76.
    Angelica Ross: Spending Time in Silence28 March 2017
    45:19
  69. 77.
    Melissa Febos: Hickeys, Daddy Issues, and Celibacy21 March 2017
    39:12
  70. 78.
    NiK Kacy: Embracing the Absence of Gender…Beginning with Shoes 17 March 2017
    43:51
  71. 79.
    Ira Madison III: Why Pop Culture Matters21 February 2017
    40:09
  72. 80.
    Jen Richards: Adjusting to Life Without Male Privilege9 February 2017
    42:32
  73. 81.
    Trixie Mattel: Aging, Dating, & Wanting to Look Like a Wind-Up Toy25 January 2017
    34:05
  74. 82.
    Alexandra Grey: Transparent Breakout Star16 January 2017
    34:37
  75. 83.
    Perez Hilton: How to Build a Media Empire9 January 2017
    36:08
  76. 84.
    Buck Angel: How Sex Changed My Life21 December 2016
    49:16
  77. 85.
    Ashby Dodge: Caring For LGBTQ Youth With The Trevor Project13 December 2016
    26:48
  78. 86.
    D’Lo: Will the Real Queer Transgender Tamil Sri Lankan Please Stand Up?7 December 2016
    43:59
  79. 87.
    Laura Jane Grace: Punk Rock’s Most Infamous Anarchist Sellout30 November 2016
    37:17
  80. 88.
    Cheryl Dunye: The Groundbreaking Queer Filmmaker22 November 2016
    31:52
  81. 89.
    Peter Paige: Queer As Folk's Legacy Today15 November 2016
    29:37
  82. 90.
    Bamby Salcedo: Making the World a Safer Place for Trans People7 November 2016
    31:57
  83. 91.
    Conner Habib: Why Are We Afraid to Talk About Sex?1 November 2016
    38:40
  84. 92.
    Shane Ortega: The First Trans Person to Serve Openly in the Military25 October 2016
    35:44
  85. 93.
    iO Tillett Wright: My Parents Never Questioned My Gender 17 October 2016
    29:51
  86. 94.
    Jacob Tobia: The Sisterhood of the Traveling 1950s Grandma Dress10 October 2016
    38:34
  87. 95.
    Michelle Tea: Suffering For Your Art is Like So Sexy3 October 2016
    37:41
  88. 96.
    Arisce Wanzer: The Fashion Industry Needs To Embrace Diverse Women18 September 2016
    24:51
  89. 97.
    Ross Mathews: Sounding Gay and Loving Football 13 September 2016
    19:33
  90. 98.
    Josh Allen: LGBTQ Characters on Empire & Growing Up in Chicago 6 September 2016
    29:48
  91. 99.
    Ali Liebegott: Transparent Writer and Gender Turducken1 September 2016
    35:13
  92. 100.
    What We’re All About | LGBTQ&A with Jeffrey Masters1 September 2016
    1:07

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