OutCasting Overtime

Series produced by Media for the Public Good, Inc. - OutCasting Media

Series image

Additional shorter-form content from OutCasting, public radio's LGBTQ youth program.

Additional shorter-form content from OutCasting, public radio's LGBTQ youth program. Often personal in nature, these essays and discussions have covered the Pulse massacre in Orlando, bisexual erasure, coming out, gender norms, and why young LGBTQ people often have to lie. Typically 3-6 minutes.


36 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Sarah
OutCaster Sarah reflects on the life and activism of Larry Kramer, who died on May 27, 2020.

  • Added: May 31, 2020
  • Length: 05:00

  • Added: Apr 30, 2020
  • Length: 04:49

  • Added: Mar 31, 2020
  • Length: 07:45
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Feb 29, 2020
  • Length: 05:20
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Sarah
February 1, 2020 -- OutCaster Sarah talks about why LGBTQ history should be taught in schools, just like the history of other minorities.

Bought by KRZA and WOUB


  • Added: Jan 31, 2020
  • Length: 06:25
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Jamie
January 1, 2020 -- OutCaster Jamie changed colleges and ended up in a college in their home town -- a move that, as a practical matter, required Ja...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Dec 28, 2019
  • Length: 04:07
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participants Kaspar and Andrew
December 1, 2019 - Is it a mental illness? Do trans people have to medically transition to really be trans? OutCasters Andrew and Kaspar discuss....

  • Added: Nov 30, 2019
  • Length: 12:01
Caption: OutCasters Andrew and Kaspar
November 1, 2019 - Is it a mental illness? Do trans people have to medically transition to really be trans? OutCasters Andrew and Kaspar discuss....

  • Added: Oct 31, 2019
  • Length: 14:46
Caption: OutCasters Andrew and Amalee
October 1, 2019 - OutCasters Andrew and Amalee consider why some people think that showing anything to do with gay people is inappropriate for chil...

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Sep 30, 2019
  • Length: 04:06
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Dhruv
OutCaster Dhruv talks about how OutCasting has made him a passionate straight ally. It's not enough, he says, to just say you're an ally.

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Aug 30, 2019
  • Length: 04:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: "Straight Pride"
August 1, 2019 - OutCaster Alex takes a humorous look at the "Straight Pride" parade planned for later this month in Boston.

  • Added: Jul 31, 2019
  • Length: 05:59
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Alex
July 1, 2019 - OutCaster Alex talks about a stereotype about bisexual people and how his own coming out story fits into it.

  • Added: Jun 29, 2019
  • Length: 04:06
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Andrew
OutCaster Andrew talks about why it’s important for both LGBTQ and non-LGBTQ people to have an awareness of LGBTQ history.

Bought by WMMT


  • Added: May 31, 2019
  • Length: 05:20
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Andrew
OutCaster Andrew talks about what it’s like to use public bathrooms as a transgender person and why it’s important to respect the rights of trans p...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Apr 30, 2019
  • Length: 08:04
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
OutCasting youth participant Amalee talks about the importance of using preferred personal pronouns, especially for trans people.

Bought by KUAF Public Radio, PRX Remix, and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Mar 29, 2019
  • Length: 05:16
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Andrew
OutCaster Andrew talks about his experience with a doctor who was insensitive to the needs of her trans patient.

  • Added: Mar 01, 2019
  • Length: 06:26
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Alex with Gilbert Baker at OutCasting's studio
OutCaster Alex reflects on his speech at the Gilbert Baker memorial and his hopes for what it might represent in his life.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2019
  • Length: 04:09
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Dante
OutCaster Dante comments on increasingly specific labels within the LGBTQ community.

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Dec 30, 2018
  • Length: 04:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Alex
December 2018 - OutCaster Alex talks about the rarity and importance of having LGBTQ elected officials.

  • Added: Nov 30, 2018
  • Length: 05:06
Caption: OutCasting youth participants Lucas and Dhruv
Pipe bombs, the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre, and a president who legitimizes hate.

  • Added: Oct 31, 2018
  • Length: 04:02