Middletown Strong: Looking Up with Russell Library

Middletown Pride︱Part 1

June 01, 2021 Season 1 Episode 8
Middletown Strong: Looking Up with Russell Library
Middletown Pride︱Part 1
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Middletown Strong: Looking Up with Russell Library
Middletown Pride︱Part 1
Jun 01, 2021 Season 1 Episode 8

In today's episode, we enjoy three amazing interviews for Part 1 of Pride month. Kim talks to Christopher Forte, Assistant General Counsel for the City of Middletown, who spearheaded the inaugural Middletown Pride event. Cate chats with Sal Uccello, founding member of the City's LGBTQ+ Advisory Committee and a City Commissioner for the LGBTQIA+ Commission. Lastly, Christy interviews Jesse Nasta, Assistant Professor of African-American Studies at Wesleyan and the Executive Director of the Middlesex Historical Society. You won't want to miss these conversations!

https://middletownpride.org/
https://www.mchsct.org/

Book & Media Recommendations
https://www.facinghistory.org/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/It%27s_a_Sin_(TV_series)

Ivy Aberdeen's Letter to the World by Ashley Herring Blake
Julian at the Wedding by Jessica Love
This is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

This podcast uses music by Ashutosh, under a creative commons license:
Time by ASHUTOSH | https://soundcloud.com/grandakt
Music promoted by https://www.free-stock-music.com
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en_US

Show Notes

In today's episode, we enjoy three amazing interviews for Part 1 of Pride month. Kim talks to Christopher Forte, Assistant General Counsel for the City of Middletown, who spearheaded the inaugural Middletown Pride event. Cate chats with Sal Uccello, founding member of the City's LGBTQ+ Advisory Committee and a City Commissioner for the LGBTQIA+ Commission. Lastly, Christy interviews Jesse Nasta, Assistant Professor of African-American Studies at Wesleyan and the Executive Director of the Middlesex Historical Society. You won't want to miss these conversations!

https://middletownpride.org/
https://www.mchsct.org/

Book & Media Recommendations
https://www.facinghistory.org/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/It%27s_a_Sin_(TV_series)

Ivy Aberdeen's Letter to the World by Ashley Herring Blake
Julian at the Wedding by Jessica Love
This is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

This podcast uses music by Ashutosh, under a creative commons license:
Time by ASHUTOSH | https://soundcloud.com/grandakt
Music promoted by https://www.free-stock-music.com
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en_US