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"Is it possible to Advocate for transgender rights and not be out? Can I call my state and federal representatives to support transgender rights and stay anonymous or at least confidential? Will I out myself by advocating for Transgender rights? With all that is going on I feel I can help in some way but am still concerned with not outing myself until I am ready."
Evelien's Diary, entry 37: "Mirror"
Evelien's website: www.eveliensnel.com
|57:48||Behind the scenes of the movie "TransAmerica," a number of trans persons provided guidance to the filmmakers and actress Felicity Huffman. Andrea James, longtime transgender activist, appeared in the film as voice coach for Huffman's character, and talks with us about her role in the film and her work on behalf of the transgender community.|
|77:10||The Texas fiddle player in TransAmerica was played by a trans woman who became widely known as the trans girlfriend of murdered soldier Barry Winchell. Now making a name for herself with her acting and activism, Calpernia Adams talks with us about TransAmerica, her experience in Hollywood, and her work with DeepSteath Productions.|
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|95:35||Monica Roberts, founder and head diva of Transsistahs-Transbrothas, a popular Yahoo list for African-American transpeople, shares with us her comments made at the IFGE awards ceremony where she received the Trinity Award for her service to the transgender community.
Monica is an NTAC founder and a former co-host of After Hours on Houston's KPFT-FM. She has penned three novels and since 2004 has written a monthly column on transgender issues called TransGriot for THE LETTER, Louisville's GLBT newspaper with circulation covering six states.
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