NEW SHOWS FOR FALL 2005
Queer as Film
David Johns, Chantel Jones; LGBT Counseling
Nicole LeFavour on the
2003 Idaho LGBT survey results.
HIV and AIDS Awareness and Prevention
Seth Randall, Alan Virta
Boys of Boise Scandal
Outreach and education about
transgendered, lesbian, bisexual, and gay people has
been a staple of every YFFN project. Putting a human
face on the issues, helping Idahoans identify GLBT folks
with their families, their friends, and their neighbors
has been a difficult task.
So far our mediums
have been limited to literature, small group encounters
with our Speakers Bureau, and the rare television and
radio interview. When we found out that there was a public access channel, Channel 11, we jumped at the
chance to start getting some positive programming onto
the air. We are now airing at 7pm
on Fridays on Channel 11! We still have opportunities for folks to
classes, and get involved! Some shows we have planned
are going to be in a educational/documentary format.
Currently we have
Dallas talk show which is fairly popular we are told. .
Other creative ideas are cooking shows, drag shows,
historical pieces, and many others. All are geared
toward helping people identify more with their GLBT
neighbors, and to helping those dealing with their
sexuality and gender identity realize that they are not
CAN I HELP?
We could use all the
help we can get so if you're interested let us know! We
need writers, actors, set designers, camera operators,