Media items from 2015

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Nathaniel

NathanielNathaniel talks about identifying as a takatāpui trans man...

Tags: 2010s, coming out, non-binary, queer, takataapui, transgender...

Published: January 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Charlie

CharlieCharlie talks about identifying as a non-binary guy...

Tags: 2010s, advice, bathrooms, non-binary, queer, transgender...

Published: January 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Wiremu Demchick

Wiremu DemchickWiremu Demchick talks to Simon Mercep about the petition to get historic convictions for consexual homosexual activity wiped...

Tags: 2010s, expungement, external resource, historic convictions, homosexual, homos...

Published: February 2015

Found in: Historic Convictions

Shane

ShaneShane talks about identifying as gender fluid transmascbian...

Tags: 2010s, gender fluid, lesbian, queer, transmascbian, transmasculine...

Published: February 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Part 1

Part 1Part 1 of an honours evening which celebrated people who have made outstanding contributions to the queer and...

Tags: 2010s, awards, community, honours, karakia, recognition...

Published: February 2015

Found in: Events

Part 2

Part 2Part 2 of an honours evening which celebrated people who have made outstanding contributions to the queer and...

Tags: 2010s, awards, community, honours, intersex, non-binary...

Published: February 2015

Found in: Events

Part 3

Part 3Part 3 of an honours evening which celebrated people who have made outstanding contributions to the queer and...

Tags: 2010s, awards, community, honours, recognition, volunteer...

Published: February 2015

Found in: Events

Hamish Allardice

Hamish AllardiceHamish talks about being bullied at school, abuse, addiction and recovery. The AIDS Memorial Quilt panel for Rudi...

Tags: 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, gay, genderfuck, lesbian...

Published: February 2015

Found in: People

NXT:15 - LGBTIQ Youth Leaders Conference

NXT:15 - LGBTIQ Youth Leaders ConferenceParticipants at NXT:15 talk to Tabby about what the conference meant to them. Delegates representing rainbow youth groups...

Tags: buggery, depression, discrimination, friends, gender, governance...

Published: February 2015

Found in: Events

George

GeorgeGeorge talks about being part of the Butch on Butch exhibition, wanting to be part of a conversation...

Tags: 2010s, bathrooms, butch, femme, queer, transcript online...

Published: February 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Stevei

SteveiStevei talks about identifying as wāhine toa, representing New Zealand in softball and creating art...

Tags: butch, fa'afafine, gay, lesbian, takataapui, transcript online...

Published: February 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Against Equality

Against EqualityAudio from Ryan Conrad's community presentation. The discussion was held at 17 Tory Street, Wellington on 1 March...

Tags: activism, anti-capitalism, anti-profit, archives, arts, assimilation...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Events

Vee

VeeVee talks about identifying as a queer, femme, fat, amazing person who has a mental illness...

Tags: bicurious, bisexual, butch, femme, lesbian, monosexual...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Alex

AlexAlex talks about identifying as asexual female-to-male trans* guy...

Tags: 2010s, advice, asexual, trans, transgender, transmasculine...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Sara

SaraSara talks about politics, activism and newly completed research looking at heterosexism in tertiary student accommodation...

Tags: 1980s, 2010s, butch, femme, queer, transcript online...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Rangimoana Taylor

Rangimoana TaylorRangimoana talks about growing up, biculturalism, activism and storytelling...

Tags: 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 2010s, gay, takataapui...

Published: March 2015

Found in: People

Creek

CreekCreek talks about identifying as a butch female submissive transmasculine lesbian...

Tags: butch, femme, lesbian, queer, transcript online, transmasculine...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Faye

FayeFaye talks about identifying as genderqueer demisexual pansexual...

Tags: 2010s, bisexual, demisexual, genderqueer, monosexual, pansexual...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Zoe

ZoeZoe talks about school life, identity and sumo wrestling in Russia...

Tags: 2010s, acceptance, basketball, bouncer, butch, transcript online...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Lynley

LynleyLynley talks about growing up in the 1960s, cricket, ballroom dancing, marriage and coming out...

Tags: 1950s, 1960s, 2010s, butch, lesbian, transcript online...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Tasha

TashaTasha talks about powerlifting and acceptance in sport...

Tags: 1080 poison, 2010s, athletics, butch, cycling, transcript online...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Emma

EmmaEmma talks about representation and the relationship between queerness and mental health...

Tags: 2010s, accomodation, intersex, non-binary, queer, transgender...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Out in the carPark

Out in the carParkParticipants, stall-holders and the public talk about attending the Love Parade and Out in the carPark. 0:00:05 -...

Tags: bisexual, gay, intersex, lesbian, queer, takataapui...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Events

Emmy

EmmyEmmy talks about protesting at the Auckland Pride parade to highlight issues around mass incarceration, and talks about...

Tags: 2010s, accomodation, activism, colonisation, queer, transgender...

Published: March 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Mo

MoMo talks about growing up in Kaitaia, being a Diversity Liaison Officer with the New Zealand Police and...

Tags: 2010s, acceptance, accomodation, buddhism, butch, transcript online...

Published: April 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Val

ValVal talks about lesbian movements in the 1990s, visibility and co-founding The Drag Kings...

Tags: 2010s, androgynous, butch, femme, lesbian, transcript online...

Published: April 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Ann-Marie

Ann-MarieAnn-Marie talks about religion, a 19-year relationship and three commitment ceremonies...

Tags: 1960s, butch, femme, lesbian, non-binary, soft butch...

Published: April 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Glenda

GlendaGlenda talks about growing up in a single-parent household in the 1950s, homosexual law reform and identifying as...

Tags: 1920s, 1950s, 2010s, butch, lesbian, queer...

Published: April 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Paul

PaulPaul talks about growing up in Australia in the 1950s, sex work in New York City, cruising Rudolf...

Tags: 1940s, 1950s, bisexual, gay, homosexual, pansexual...

Published: April 2015

Found in: People

Sexuality and Gender workshop

Sexuality and Gender workshopHui participants take part in a workshop on sexuality and gender. The hui ran from the 16 -...

Tags: 2010s, bisexual, non-binary, pansexual, polysexual, transgender...

Published: April 2015

Found in: Shift hui (2015)

Beyond Rainbows panel discussion

Beyond Rainbows panel discussionPanel members talk about the challenges of being a minority within rainbow communities. Unfortunately due to...

Tags: androgynous, butch, demisexual, fa'afafine, femme, gender fluid...

Published: April 2015

Found in: Shift hui (2015)

Participants

ParticipantsConnor talks to Shift hui participants. The hui ran from the 16 - 19 April 2015 at...

Tags: aromantic, asexual, biromantic, bisexual, fa'afafine, fakaleiti...

Published: April 2015

Found in: Shift hui (2015)

Cathie

CathieCathie describes what it is like being queer in the legal profession and doing stand-up comedy...

Tags: 1990s, 2000s, 2010s, butch, lesbian, queer...

Published: April 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Benji Watt

Benji WattBenji talks about being the first openly gay boxing judge in New Zealand and his upcoming marriage...

Tags: 2010s, boxing, civil unions, community, gay, transgender...

Published: May 2015

Found in: People

Bill Logan

Bill LoganBill talks about the early years of HIV AIDS in Wellington, and the response by groups like the...

Tags: 1980s, 1990s, advertising, gay, homosexual, lesbian...

Published: May 2015

Found in: HIV/AIDS

Tim

TimTim talks about the experience of being in prison and then life after release...

Tags: 2010s, advertising, bondage and discipline, brothels, courts, gay...

Published: May 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Jack

JackJack talks about sex work...

Tags: androgynous, bisexual, cis male, femme, gay, pansexual...

Published: May 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Jac Lynch

Jac LynchPhotographer Jac Lynch talks about the Butch on Butch photographic project...

Tags: 2010s, arts, butch, femme, lesbian, wahine toa...

Published: May 2015

Found in: Butch on Butch

Bill Logan

Bill LoganBill talks about being part of various groups that rallied in support of homosexual law reform. A selection...

Tags: 1970s, 1980s, activism, gay, homosexual, lesbian...

Published: June 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Adray

AdrayAdray reflects on identity and a "beauty standard" defined as a young, white, masculine male...

Tags: 1930s, 2010s, androgynous, gay, lesbian, transgender...

Published: June 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Tighe Instone

Tighe InstoneTighe talks about being part of various groups that rallied in support of homosexual law reform. A selection...

Tags: 1980s, activism, age of consent, butch, gay, lesbian...

Published: June 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

POPCAANZ presentation

POPCAANZ presentationEmma Kelly and Gareth Watkins present at the POPCAANZ conference (Popular Culture Association of Australia and New Zealand)...

Tags: cis male, gay, heterosexual, lesbian, queer, trans...

Published: June 2015

Found in: Events

Flashback

FlashbackA short video highlighting some of the people and actions during homosexual law reform in Aotearoa New Zealand...

Tags: 1980s, homosexual, homosexual law reform, homosexual law reform petition, salv...

Published: July 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Danny

DannyDanny talks about stereotypes, aspirations and gay asian representation...

Tags: 2010s, african american, asian, assimilation, assumptions, gay...

Published: July 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Kiran and flatmates

Kiran and flatmatesKiran and flatmates talk about their safe house for queer trans* disabled youth and "yell or die" activism...

Tags: 2010s, cisgender, gay, queer, trans, transgender...

Published: July 2015

Found in: Beyond Rainbows

Gay Rights Beyond Marriage

Gay Rights Beyond MarriageMany in the rainbow community fear same-sex marriage is being used as a universal solution for the challenges...

Tags: external resource, gay, lesbian, marriage equality, trans, transgender...

Published: August 2015

Found in: Issues

Linda Evans

Linda EvansLinda talks about being part of various groups that rallied in support of homosexual law reform...

Tags: 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, abortion, gay, lesbian...

Published: August 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Unsettled Diasporas

Unsettled DiasporasAudio from Unsettled Diasporas - a panel discussion on Asian feminism from contributors to Mellow Yellow, a local...

Tags: 2000s, 2010s, academia, academics, accent privilege, accents...

Published: August 2015

Found in: Events

Queer history panel discussion

Queer history panel discussionAudio from the panel discussion on queer history, held during the community event Queer History in the Making...

Tags: 2010s, activism, archives, blood donation, bullying, capitalism...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Queer History in the Making

New Zealand AIDS Foundation

New Zealand AIDS FoundationAn interview with Anne Holleron from the Awhina Centre, New Zealand AIDS Foundation. This interview was recorded...

Tags: 1980s, 2010s, acceptance, archives, celebration, takataapui...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Queer History in the Making

Open mic sessions

Open mic sessionsAudio from the open mic sessions held during the community event Queer History in the Making, where individuals...

Tags: fa'afafine, gay, intersex, lesbian, queer, takataapui...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Queer History in the Making

Introduction and Opening

Introduction and OpeningKevin Haunui and Tiwhanawhana introduce and open the community event Queer History in the Making. The event...

Tags: 2010s, aotearoa new zealand, archives, community, history, wellington...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Queer History in the Making

Wellington Frontrunners

Wellington FrontrunnersAn interview with Steve McVey and Alan Kwok about Wellington Frontrunners - a rainbow running group. This...

Tags: 2010s, archives, community, history, homosexual law reform, human rights...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Queer History in the Making

Des and John

Des and JohnAn interview with Des Smith and John Jolliff, recorded during the community event Queer History in the Making...

Tags: 1980s, 1990s, 2010s, archives, bullying, community...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Queer History in the Making

Tabby Besley

Tabby BesleyAn interview with Tabby Besley from InsideOUT, recorded during the community event Queer History in the Making. Tabby...

Tags: 2010s, activism, archives, bullying, trans, transgender...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Queer History in the Making

Hugh Young

Hugh YoungHugh talks about working with HUG (Heterosexuals Unafraid of Gays) during homosexual law reform. This interview was...

Tags: 2010s, archives, bisexual, chinchilla, closeted, gay...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Kawika and Bernard

Kawika and BernardAn interview with Kawika Aipa and Bernard Lee, recorded during the community event Queer History in the Making...

Tags: 1980s, 2010s, archives, civil unions, coming out, transgender...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Queer History in the Making

Jevon Wright

Jevon WrightAn interview with Jevon Wright from Naming New Zealand and Tranzform, recorded during the community event Queer History...

Tags: 2010s, archives, genderqueer, intersex, trans, transgender...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Queer History in the Making

Gay Line Wellington

Gay Line WellingtonAn interview with John Mayes from Gay Line Wellington. This interview was recorded during the community event...

Tags: 2000s, 2010s, archives, community, history, homosexual law reform...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Queer History in the Making

Kevin Haunui

Kevin HaunuiKevin Haunui, chair of LAGANZ, reflects on the community event Queer History in the Making...

Tags: 2010s, aotearoa new zealand, archives, celebration, community, history...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Queer History in the Making

Glenda Gale

Glenda GaleGlenda talks about the gay liberation movement, homosexual law reform and the support group Breathing Space...

Tags: 1970s, bisexual, gay, homosexual, lesbian, queer...

Published: September 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Kay Jones

Kay JonesKay talks about homosexual law reform activities in Auckland and Wellington, challenging inequality and bisexual erasure...

Tags: 1980s, 1990s, bisexual, butch, lesbian, transgender...

Published: October 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Shelley Te Waiariki Howard

Shelley Te Waiariki HowardShelley talks about being in the military during homosexual law reform, the need to repress and then express...

Tags: butch, femme, gay, heterosexual, non-binary, queer...

Published: October 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Julie Glamuzina

Julie GlamuzinaJulie talks about documenting lesbian political activity pre-homosexual law reform, her involvement in various movements in the 1970s...

Tags: 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, lesbian, queer, transgender...

Published: October 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Iris Florence Peter Williams

Iris Florence Peter WilliamsJulie Glamuzina talks about her book Perfectly Natural: The audacious story of Iris Florence Peter Williams. The original...

Tags: 1940s, 2010s, archives, birth certificate, courts, transgender...

Published: October 2015

Found in: Arts and Media

Prue Hyman

Prue HymanPrue takes Jac Lynch through a personal archive of newspaper articles, letters and submissions made in support of...

Tags: androgynous, butch femme, intersex, lesbian, queer, transgender...

Published: November 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Rob Lake

Rob LakeRob talks about activism during homosexual law reform and early responses to HIV AIDS in Wellington...

Tags: 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, gay, lesbian, queer...

Published: November 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform

Pot Luck web series

Pot Luck web seriesNess Simons talks about writing and directing 'Pot Luck' - New Zealand's first lesbian web series. The series...

Tags: 2010s, acting, butch, lesbian, queer, soft butch...

Published: November 2015

Found in: Arts and Media

Elizabeth Kerekere

Elizabeth KerekereElizabeth reflects on her early activist years with the Black Women's movement, homosexual law reform, the formation of...

Tags: 1980s, academia, cisgender, femme, gender fluid, takataapui...

Published: December 2015

Found in: Homosexual Law Reform