LAST CALL: NEW ORLEANS DYKE BAR HISTORY PROJECT
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an oral history project about new orleans' disappearing dyke bar scene
||ExplicitSpecial Episode: Alleged Lesbian Activities Artist Talk||This special episode was recorded live from the set of Alleged Lesbian Activities on the afternoon of our last performance of a sold-out run. Rachel ...||9/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 5: The Way They Go||Why did all the dyke bars close? What did we lose when they shut down? In this final episode of our initial podcast series we ...||6/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 4: The Sanctity of Marriage||Here comes the bride?For some lesbians, marriage is a tool of the patriarchy; for others it's a welcome opportunity to celebrate and gain family acceptance.In ...||3/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 3.3: Les Pierres||Les Pierres, New Orleans' first bar owned by and operated for Black lesbians, was often so packed on the weekends that owners Juanita Pierre and Leslie ...||1/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 3.2: Charlene’s||Charlene's was legendary. Open for 22 years on Elysian Fields, it was a community hub, a dance party and a training ground for budding activists. ...||1/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 3.1: Brady’s||If you wanted to drink at Brady's, you had to play by the rules. This episode goes inside one of New Orleans' first dyke bars ...||1/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 2: Crossing the Threshold||In this episode we hear about the fear and excitement of entering into a dyke bar for the first time through the stories of two ...||7/12/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMini-sode: Gay Money!||Remember when Pride didn't come with corporate sponsorship and gay liberation was about standing up, not fitting in? Restaurant owner Ellen Rabin remembers the first ...||6/29/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 1: Coming Out Stories||There were at least a dozen lesbian bars in New Orleans in the 1970s and 80s. These are the stories of five people who found ...||3/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitComing Out Stories: Preview||Here's a preview of our first episode which will be released in full on March 22, 2015. The clip features the beginning of Mardi Youngblood's story ...||3/5/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
important work. really moving!
Coming Out Stories
Made me laugh out loud, shake my head knowingly, and moved my heart. Such treasures!
Smart, funny and important podcast
Know your history!