OUTWORDS travels America recording the life stories of LGBTQ+ pioneers and elders, both famous and unsung. Explore some of their full-length interviews below, or check out our complete list.

Full-Length Interviews all subjects
Juan Manuel Alonso

ARTIST IN EXILE.
HIV SURVIVOR.
OPTIMIST.

Juan Manuel Alonso
Palm Springs, CA

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Crisosto Apache

TWO SPIRIT POET.
TEACHER.

Crisosto Apache
Denver, CO

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Marcus Arana

TIO.
SURVIVOR.

Marcus Arana
San Francisco, CA

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Don Bachardy

LOVER.
PORTRAITIST.

Don Bachardy
Santa Monica, CA

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David Bohnett

COMMUNICATOR.
TECH WHIZ.
FUNDER.

David Bohnett
Los Angeles, CA

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Kathy Bowser

BUSINESS LEADER.
FAITH LEADER.

Kathy Bowser
Arlington, TX

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Kylar Broadus

TRANS RIGHTS
ADVOCATE.

Kylar Broadus
Washington, D.C.

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Donna Burkett

MARRIAGE PIONEER.

Donna Burkett
Milwaukee, WI

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Rodney Church

ANGELENO.
DANCER.
SELF-DISCOVERER.

Rodney Church
Covina, CA

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Emma Colquitt-Sayers

ENTREPRENEUR
COMMUNITY DEVOTEE.

Emma Colquitt-Sayers
Grand Prairie, TX

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James Credle

WAR AND
RACISM SURVIVOR.

James Credle
Newark, NJ

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Jim Darby

VETS RIGHTS
HAMPION.

Jim Darby
Chicago, IL

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Sharon Day

WATER WALKER.
“GOOD OLD DYKE”.

Sharon Day
St. Paul, MN

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Phyllis Randolph Frye

GROUNDBREAKING
JUDGE.

Phyllis Randolph Frye
San Antonio, TX

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Trella Ann Laughlin

LESBIAN SEPARATIST.
ANTI-RACIST.

Trella Ann Laughlin
Eureka Springs, AR

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William D. Lindsey

SOUTHERN THINKER.
THEOLOGIAN.

William D. Lindsey
Little Rock, AR

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Crystal Little

NAVY VET. RAILS RIDER. EDUCATOR.

Crystal Little
Bay Saint Louis, MS

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Lee Marquardt

MICHIGANDER.
TRUCK DRIVER.
MOM.

Lee Marquardt
Los Angeles, CA

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John McDonald

WEALTH BUILDER.
SAFE PLACE PIONEER.

John McDonald
Palm Springs, CA

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Robyn Ochs

BISEXUAL VOCABULIST.

Robyn Ochs
Jamaica Plain, MA

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Troy Perry

LOVER OF GOD
AND HUMANITY.

Troy Perry
Los Angeles, CA

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Suzanne Pharr

SOCIAL JUSTICE
WARRIOR.

Suzanne Pharr
Little Rock, AR

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Bradley Picklesimer

KENTUCKY DRAG QUEEN.

Bradley Picklesimer
Meally, KY

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Diana Rivers

MOUNTAINEER.
FANTASY WRITER.

Diana Rivers
Elkins, AR

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Matt Russell

SUSTAINABLE FARMER.

Matt Russell
Lacona, IA

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Zeek Taylor

MONKEY PAINTER.
STORYTELLER.

Zeek Taylor
Eureka Springs, AR

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Jewel Thais-Williams

DISCO QUEEN.

Jewel Thais-Williams
Los Angeles, CA

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Dick Wagner

HISTORY PRESERVER.
OUT POLITICIAN.

Dick Wagner
Madison, WI

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Gigi Raven Wilbur

LADYBOY.
BODY CELEBRATOR.

Gigi Raven Wilbur
Houston, TX

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Charlotte Wilson

BIKER.
ARMY VET.

Charlotte Wilson
The Villages, FL

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Rob Wright

FRIEND.
PHILANTHROPIST.

Rob Wright
Palm Springs, CA

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Mia Yamamoto

TRUTH TELLER.

Mia Yamamoto
Los Angeles, CA

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Vivienne Armstrong and Louise Young

POWER COUPLE.
INEXTRICABLE.

Vivienne Armstrong and Louise Young
Dallas, TX

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