Q&B Episode 21: Rev. Shanea Leonard

Episode 21 of Queer & Brown in Steeltown features Rev. Shanea Leonard the pastor of JUDAH Fellowship Christian Church—a multicultural, non-denominational, inclusive and affirming church on the Northside of Pittsburgh. That’s right y’all this interview is with a same-gender loving pastor whose church, “affirms that you are exactly who God created you to be!” Pretty cool right? Yep, yep, right here on Q&B!
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Q&B Episode 20: Zanele Muholi & Lerato Dumse

Visual activist Zanele Muholi and journalist Lerato Dumse visited Pittsburgh last week to exhibit in the CI:13 Carnegie International and Q&B was lucky enough to be in the mix. As we showed them around town and traded stories about South Africa and the ‘burgh we learned more about Zanele’s Faces & Phases series and Inkanyiso Queer Media. This podcast is a great intro to Zanele & Lerato’s upcoming lecture at the Carnegie Museum of Art on Tues. Oct. 8th at 6:30pm. Check out our conversation and see you at the lecture. Continue reading “Q&B Episode 20: Zanele Muholi & Lerato Dumse”

Q&B Episode 19: Shay Bailey

Shay Bailey knows a thing-or-two about cycling on these Pittsburgh streets. And be warned to watch out for her speedy moves on those bike paths too. On episode #19 of Queer & Brown in Steeltown, Shay the Peabody High and Penn State alum, kicks it with us about growing up with 3 sock-stealing brothers, the weird science behind the Jimmy Johns franchise and her hilarious “coming out” to Mom story. So get your headphones ready internets for Shay Bailey plus some Tribe Called Quest & Public Enemy transitions on Q&B:19! Continue reading “Q&B Episode 19: Shay Bailey”