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Queer and Latinx

Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15, 2023 - October 15, 2023) celebrates the history, culture and contributions of Hispanics and Latinos in the United States.

To kick it off, Queer Power Hour is sharing stories a diverse group of LGBTQ+ Latinx culture makers.

  • Jeneé Darden from Sights & Sounds shares two stories about queer Latinx artists in California, including Gabby Rivera, the writer behind the first queer Latina superhero from Marvel Comics (produced by Porfirio Rangel)
  • An episode of Mortified that focuses on the childhood diaries of two gay Chicano comedians
David Boyer is KALW's Director of Programming and former Managing Editor of KALW News. He is also the producer/host of the Murrow Award winning podcast THE INTERSECTION, which looks at our changing cities, one street corner at a time.