Episode 1: Coming Out Stories

March 22nd, 2015

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 their way into the thriving scene. At turns funny, surprising, and heartbreaking, these stories give new meaning to the quintessential queer narrative: the coming out story.

Featuring stories from: Mardi Youngblood, Maxx Sizeler, Diana Panera, Donna Bechet-Kilbourne, Juanita Pierre and Leslie Martinez. 

Produced by: Peter Bowling, Free Feral, and Rachel Lee 

with additional interviews by: Sara Pic, Bonnie Gabel, Sarah Spigelman, and Hannah Pepper Cunningham

Original Music Composed by: Peter Bowling and Free Feral

Coming Out Stories: Preview

March 6th, 2015

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 with music by Free Feral and Peter Bowling. 

Stay tuned

March 2nd, 2015

Stay tuned for stories from New Orleans' disappearing dyke bar scene. Our first episode will be released on March 22, 2015 and additional episodes will be posted approximately once a month. 

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