Word for Word – Queer Podcast

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Australia's best interviews from a queer perspective

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Joining Lisa Daniel today on Word for Word on @JOY94.9 is guest Yvonne Sillett. Yvonne grew up in Victoria and followed in her parents’ footsteps by enlisting in the Australian Army directly after high school. Her decade long career was cut…

Word for Word is hosted by Lisa Daniel and her guest this week is Dan Lake. Dan is an entertainment executive and content producer whose work in development, financing and production extends across feature film, broadcast drama and comedy as well…

Join Lisa Daniel on Word for Word. Lisa’s guest this week is Grace Lee. Grace was born in the UK and emigrated to Australia in 1990. With a career that has spanned academia and the IT industry as a project manager, Grace is…

Today’s guest on Word for Word with host Lisa Daniel is RWR McDonald. Rob is an award-winning author, a Kiwi and queer dad who lives in Melbourne with his two daughters and a cat called Harry. His debut novel,  The Nancys,  won Best…

Today’s guest on Word for Word with Lisa Daniel is Peter de Groot. Peter could be described as a survivor. Despite the challenges of growing up in a religious based homophobic environment, being bullied at school and being diagnosed with…

Today’s guest with Lisa Daniel on Word for Word is Linzi Kurileff.  Linzi Kurileff has been somewhat of an unsung hero amongst Melbourne’s queer community for more decades than she would be happy to admit. Some highlights include managing the legendary Glasshouse…

Ruth Katerelos Today’s guest with Lisa Daniel on Word for Word is Ruth Katerelos. Ruth is a registered psychologist with over 20 years experience working in the area of mental health. Combining private practice with her role at Queerspace, my guest also manages…

Jude Munro AO Todays guest on Word for Word with host Lisa Daniel is Jude Munro. Jude Munro grew up in Melbourne – the daughter of Salvation Army parents. Her leadership skills were honed early and then developed through her…

Lisa Daniel’s guest on Word for Word goes by the simple, yet perfectly suited name of Sprinkle. Sprinkle has been active in the fashion, costumery performance, film and curatorial spaces since the mid 1990s. She’s won awards, appeared in kink performances and…

Lisa Daniel presents Word for Word and her guest is Michael Cutrupi. Michael has achieved an awful lot in a short space of time having worked across the arts in a variety of roles from management, production and leadership roles to acting and…

Lisa Daniels speaks with Belle Zipper. For many of us being diagnosed with a significant degenerative and incurable medical condition at age 44 would challenge us in ways we’ve never before... LEARN MORE The post Belle Zipper joins Lisa Daniel on…

Dennis Altman has quite the resume! Professorial Fellow in Human Security at La Trobe University; Doctor of Letters Macquarie University; Ambassador Human Rights Law Centre; Patron Australian Lesbian and gay Archives; Patron... LEARN MORE The post Dennis Altman joins Lisa Daniel on…

Today’s guest is Michelle McNamara. Besides being involved in a wide variety of transgender and inclusion focused groups, Michelle is also Enterprise Fellow in the School of Biosciences and teaches in... LEARN MORE The post Michelle McNamara joins Lisa Daniel on…

Julie McNamara was born in Merseyside in the UK – a child born to rebellious Catholic and Protestant parents, which put her in the role of clown and peacemaker. She... LEARN MORE The post Julie McNamara 2020 appeared first on…

Madeleine Swain was born in the UK and moved here to Australia for love around 28 years ago. She’s had a long career working and volunteering in various areas of... LEARN MORE The post Madeleine Swain appeared first on Word…

Jamie Gardiner has led an incredibly rich life and has been at the forefront of almost every major legal reform for the LGBTIQ+ community for several decades. His can list... LEARN MORE The post Jamie Gardiner appeared first on Word…

This week’s guest is the comedically talented Sunanda Sachatrakul Sunanda was born in New Delhi and adopted out a month later to a Punjabi/Indian/Thai couple who were living in Bangkok.... LEARN MORE The post Sunanda Sachatrakul appeared first on Word…

This week’s guest is the always insightful and engaging Brenton Geyer. Brenton has been a fixture of Melbourne queer life for what seems like decades. His contributions have spanned the... LEARN MORE The post Brenton Geyer appeared first on Word…

This week’s guest is the truly community spirited leader, Daniel Witthaus Author of Beyond Priscilla: one gay man, one gay truck, one big idea… , Beyond ‘That’s So Gay!’: Challenging... LEARN MORE The post Daniel Witthaus appeared first on Word…

This week’s guest, Mark Trevorrow may not be instantly recognisable to some listeners, but chances are you know him. Mark has been a part of Australia’s media landscape for decades... LEARN MORE The post Mark Trevorrow (AKA Bob Downe) appeared…

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