Transmission podcast

Transmission

Jackson Bird

Transmission is breaking transgender stereotypes one episode at a time. Host Jackson Bird sits down with a fellow trans person each episode to talk about their experiences in our new age of heightened trans visibility.

8 Episodes

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    Trans Films By and For Trans People | Lorne Clarkson and Issa Ismail

    45:42

    Lorne Clarkson and Issa Ismail, the director and subject of the documentary A Year in Transition, join host Jackson Bird to discuss the making of the film and the importance of trans art made by and for trans people. The three also discuss male privilege as transmasculine people, visible markers of transness, fitting into the community, and more. You can watch A Year in Transition for free at ayearintransition.com Follow A Year in Transition on Facebook Follow Issa on Instagram - Transmission Transmissionpod.com Facebook Twitter [email protected] Jackson Bird YouTube Twitter Instagram - Support Transmission on Patreon!
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    Trans People in the American Revolution | Alex Myers

    35:54

    Author Alex Myers joined host Jackson Bird to discuss his book Revolutionary, a historical fiction novel about his ancestor Deborah Samson. In the 1780s, Deborah escaped her life of indentured servitude, disguised herself as a man and enlisted in the Continental Army under the name Robert Shurtliff. Alex also shares his experiences coming out as a teenager in the 90s and his current experiences as a boarding school teacher–including what it’s like guiding young men in today’s climate and what role we as trans men have to play in speaking out against toxic masculinity and male privilege. Buy Revolutionary Enter the giveaway for a signed copy of Revolutionary by leaving a review on Apple Podcasts and filling out the entry form here. Thanks to Riley Wackernagel for the new show art. Follow them on Instagram at rileys_desk Check out Morgan M. Page's trans history podcast, One From The Vaults  Transmission Transmissionpod.com Facebook Twitter Jackson Bird YouTube Facebook Twitter Instagram - Support Transmission on Patreon!
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    How To Teach Kids About Gender | Jess Clark

    44:15

    Jess Clark, the Education and Prevention Manager at Solace Crisis Treatment Center, joined host Jackson Bird to explain how teaching about gender roles to kids and transgender basics to everyone relates to sexual violence prevention. We also touch on his own gender journey and life as a new parent – including whether he'll be raising his child without gender. Solace Crisis Treatment Center findsolace.org Facebook Twitter Instagram Jess on Instagram Transmission Facebook Twitter Jackson Bird YouTube Facebook Twitter Instagram Organizations we mentioned: GLSEN Equality New Mexico Transgender Law Center Santa Fe DREAMers Project New Mexico Immigrant Law Center Transgender Resource Center - Support Transmission on Patreon!
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    Not Trans Enough | Ash Hardell

    48:17

    YouTube creator Ash Hardell joined me at VidCon to chat about nonbinary genders, sharing their gender exploration on a public platform, not feeling trans enough, and more.   You can follow Ash at AshHardell on Twitter and YouTube and at GraceHardell on Instagram ;) You can also buy her book, The ABC's of LGBT, from your local independent bookstore or follow their social media for an announcement about when the free version will be available.   Some of the other folks we mentioned include: Chandler Wilson youtube.com/chandlernwilson Chase Ross youtube.com/uppercaseCHASE1 Kat Blaque youtube.com/katblaque   If you liked this episode, please leave a rating and review on iTunes to help more people discover Transmission. Get in touch at [email protected] or at http://facebook.com/transmissionpodcast You can also follow Jackson on at jackisnotabird on Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, & Snapchat and support the podcast at patreon.com/jacksonbird If you'd like to volunteer to help transcribe or translate Transmission episodes, please email [email protected]
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    High Alert with Naiymah Sanchez

    42:10

    Activist Naiymah Sanchez joins host Jackson Bird to discuss prison reform, workplace challenges, growing up trans, and how everybody can be better allies.   You can follow Naiymah at https://www.facebook.com/ProudTransLatina and contribute to the trans visibility campaign she’s leading for ACLU-PA by emailing her at [email protected]   Some other organizations we referenced include: Creating Change http://www.creatingchange.org/ LGBTQ Task Force http://www.thetaskforce.org/ Trans Health Information Project http://www.facebook.com/transhealthinformationproject/   If you liked this episode, please leave a rating and review on iTunes to help more people discover Transmission. Get in touch at [email protected] or at http://facebook.com/transmissionpodcast You can also follow Jackson on at http://twitter.com/jackisnotabird and support the podcast at http://patreon.com/jacksonbird If you'd like to volunteer to help transcribe or translate Transmission episodes, please email [email protected]
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    The Double-Edged Sword of Trans Visibility | Aaron Rose

    40:53

    Co-Producer of the podcast, Aaron Rose, joins host Jackson Bird to talk about masculinity, visibility, and violence.  You can check out Aaron's work at http://aaronxrose.com, follow him on Twitter at http://twitter.com/aaronxrose, and follow his Instagram at http://instagram.com/mxjackdawson Aaron's article, "The Double-Edged Sword of Trans Visibility" can be read in full here: http://www.trans.cafe/posts/2016/9/19/the-double-edged-sword-of-trans-visibility The books we referenced were: Whipping Girl by Julia Serano Cruising Utopia by Jose Esteban Munoz Man Alive by Thomas Page McBee If you liked this episode, please leave a rating and review on iTunes to help more people discover Transmission.  Get in touch at [email protected] or at http://facebook.com/transmissionpodcast You can also follow Jackson on at http://twitter.com/jackisnotabird and support the podcast at http://patreon.com/jacksonbird If you'd like to volunteer to help transcribe or translate Transmission episodes, please email [email protected] 
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    Let's Start Trans Visibility Month! | Episode One with Allison Kinney

    36:08

    In this inaugural episode of Transmission, Jackson Bird is joined by the creator of #31DaysofTransVisibility to talk about her coming out experiences, her online work with The Rainbow Community, her trans Baader-Meinhof theory, and more.  Follow Allison at http://smartallyk.tumblr.com and check out The Rainbow Community on Discord at https://discord.me/page/trc-main The YouTube creator Allison mentioned is Deliah Dexaeris and you can subscribe to her channel at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCw1R7F7hHFAADIej9Ua0nNQ If you liked this episode, please leave a rating and review on iTunes to help more people discover Transmission.  Get in touch at [email protected] or at http://facebook.com/transmissionpodcast You can also follow Jackson on at http://twitter.com/jackisnotabird and support the podcast at http://patreon.com/jacksonbird If you'd like to volunteer to help transcribe or translate Transmission episodes, please email [email protected] 
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    Transmission Sneak Peek – Coming April 2017

    2:13

    Transmission is a new podcast coming in April 2017. Each episode, Jackson Bird sits down with a fellow trans person to talk about their experiences in our new age of heightened trans visibility. Subscribe here so you don't miss the first episode. For now, enjoy a sneak peek of episode two with Aaron Rose. You can also follow Transmission at facebook.com/transmissionpodcast jacksonbird.cool/blog And follow Jackson at jackisnotabird on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat

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