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Totally Trans: Searching for the Trans Canon

Arts & Culture Podcasts

Hosts Katie Coleman (playwright, composer, queer trans woman she/her @katieoflake), Ada-Rhodes Short (activist,engineering academic, and queer trans woman She/her @the_ada_rhodes) and Henry Giardina (write, critic, trans guy. He/they @punkgroucho) discuss finding trans representation in film, tv, and literature. Twitter & Instagram: @totallytranspod

Hosts Katie Coleman (playwright, composer, queer trans woman she/her @katieoflake), Ada-Rhodes Short (activist,engineering academic, and queer trans woman She/her @the_ada_rhodes) and Henry Giardina (write, critic, trans guy. He/they @punkgroucho) discuss finding trans representation in film, tv, and literature. Twitter & Instagram: @totallytranspod

Location:

United States

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Hosts Katie Coleman (playwright, composer, queer trans woman she/her @katieoflake), Ada-Rhodes Short (activist,engineering academic, and queer trans woman She/her @the_ada_rhodes) and Henry Giardina (write, critic, trans guy. He/they @punkgroucho) discuss finding trans representation in film, tv, and literature. Twitter & Instagram: @totallytranspod

Language:

English

Contact:

9702313865


Episodes

Doom Patrol? More Like Big Gender Feelings Patrol! with guest Jacqueline Clyde

11/15/2021
In this episode, guest Jacqueline Clyde (@Barbari_anna) tells Katie (@katieofthelake) and Ada-Rhodes (@the_ada_rhodes) why she thinks Cliff Steel from Doom Patrol is Totally Trans. Check out Jaq's podcast The Other Half In this episode we discussed Doom Patrol #30 written by Grant Morrison and Doom Patrol #70-79 written by Rachel Pollack which can be found on DC Universe Infinite Follow us on Twitter @totallytranspod Get bonus content on https://www.patreon.com/totallytrans Buy our...

Duration:01:12:36

Olaf from "Frozen" is a SnoiBoi

11/8/2021
Yes, that's right: snoiboi. If you've ever identified with Olaf, the constantly-dissociating snowman from the "Frozen" franchise, this episode is for you. How does a snowman come to stand in for a trans kid just about to enter puberty? Well, IT'S COMPLICATED. Music by Julius H

Duration:01:15:31

Jean From "The Lady Eve" is a Hot Trans Top

11/1/2021
...and we'd all like her to step on us. Join Ada (@the_ada_rhodes) Katie (@katieofthelake) and Henry (@punkgroucho) as we discuss Preston Sturges' magnificent 1941 screwball comedy, The Lady Eve. Is she...you know...very very? Oh, she is. Music is Hard-Hearted Hannah, performed by Nesrality.

Duration:01:09:59

Ex-Men The Animated Series with Magdalene Visaggio

10/25/2021
In this episode, guest Magdalene Visaggio (@MagsVisaggs) tells Katie (@katieofthelake) and Ada-Rhodes (@the_ada_rhodes) why she thinks Rogue from X-Men the Animated series is Totally Trans. Follow us on Twitter @totallytranspod Get bonus content on https://www.patreon.com/totallytrans Buy our merch RedBubble and TeePublic All clips are protected under fair use and our theme was Jho Deep Lifetime by Mepa ExyZ which we got on Pixabay

Duration:00:52:59

Priscilla Queen of the Desert Livestream!

10/17/2021
The gang (Henry @punkgroucho, Katie @katieofthelake and Ada @the_ada_rhodes) watch and discuss the 1994 classic, Priscilla Queen of the Desert!

Duration:02:00:06

Repo! is the Eggiest Movie Ever

10/11/2021
Continuing on our SPOOoooOOOOky track, Ada and Henry discussed the bonkers 2008 film Repo! The Genetic Opera. What's it like to watch a movie that's so clearly an egg? Is the government coming to take away our genitals? What happened to Hot Topic? We discuss all this and more! Music this week is "Ragnarok" by xelementumign1s.

Duration:01:05:33

Getting to Know Trans Voices: Harmony Colangelo

10/5/2021
We spoke to our excellent Alice Cooper episode guest Harmony Colangelo! If you haven't heard the fantastic podcast "This Ends At Prom" with Harmony and BJ Colangelo, give it a listen!

Duration:00:10:52

Wanda and Cosmo are Pregnant Oddfairies

10/4/2021
Every so often, the culture decides to take another look at the "pregnant man" comedy trope. In light of Lil Nas X's Montero pregnancy, we looked at another male pregnancy that made waves in the past. In 2008's "Fairly Oddparents" episode "Fairly Oddbaby," Cosmo gets pregnant, and things get wacky. Here's the TikTok that explains how Timmy was AFAB Music this week is Analog Summer by AuraMusic.

Duration:01:03:25

Alice Cooper is a Certified Gender Monster

9/29/2021
SpoOOOOOOooky Halloween! Well, almost. This week, Katie (@katieofthelake) and Henry (@punkgroucho) spoke to podcaster and horror fan Harmony Colangelo (veloci_trap_tor) about why Alice Cooper (the character) is totally trans. Check out more of Harmony's work here Music: Hard Metal 2 by conversao123

Duration:01:05:51

Albert Brooks is Stuck in a Trans Afterlife

9/20/2021
What happens to your gender when you die? Although Albert Brooks' 1991 masterpiece Defending Your Life was meant to be a romcom for straight people, it also reads like an allegory for what happens to your gender--and your sense of self--when you're in the "in between." Read Henry's thoughts on the fashion of DYL here Music: Kool Heaven by lesmondz

Duration:01:09:21

Talking about Suing Her High School to Go to Prom with Diamond Stylz

9/13/2021
In this episode, Ada (@the_ada_rhodes) talks with Diamond Stylz (@DiamondStylz), the Executive Director of Black Trans Woman Inc and Marsha's Plate podcast host (@MarshasPlate)about growing up as a black trans woman in the 90s and suing her school. Follow us on Twitter @totallytranspod Get bonus content on https://www.patreon.com/totallytrans Buy our merch https://www.teepublic.com/user/totally-trans The music from this week was Come Into My Love by Diamond Stylz

Duration:00:54:59

Talkin' Nerd Stuff with Faati the Street

9/10/2021
Hear us talk about the "CalArts" style of animation and other nerdy tidbits from our Gravity Falls episode!

Duration:00:19:23

Dipper from "Gravity Falls" is a Transmasc Ghosthunter

9/6/2021
In this episode, very special guest Faati the Street (@faatithestreet) tells Katie (@katieofthelake) and Henry (@punkgroucho) why Dipper from "Gravity Falls" is totally a trans dude. Check out Faati's Gayest Episode Ever ep here. Follow us on Twitter @totallytranspod Get bonus content on https://www.patreon.com/totallytrans Buy our merch RedBubble and TeePublic All clips are protected under fair use and our theme was Action Epic Cinematic Victory by Zakhar Valaha which we got on Pixabay

Duration:01:16:13

Tranimorphs

8/30/2021
In this episode, Katie (@katieofthelake) tells Henry (@punkgroucho) and Ada-Rhodes (@the_ada_rhodes) why she thinks Tobias from Animorphs is Totally Trans. Follow us on Twitter @totallytranspod Get bonus content on https://www.patreon.com/totallytrans Buy our merch RedBubble and TeePublic All clips are protected under fair use and our theme was Action Epic Cinematic Victory by Zakhar Valaha which we got on Pixabay

Duration:01:11:20

Getting to Know Trans Voices: Julia Ftacek

6/28/2021
While we are on summer break we are going to release some bonus content. Sign up on our Patreon to get all of our bonus episodes when they are released and lots of other great benefits. In our first installment of our Totally Trans Patreon Bonus Podcast, Getting to Know Trans Voices, Henry (@punkgroucho) and Ada (@the_ada_rhodes) talked with Season 2 Episode 1 guest Julia Ftacek (she/her) about her life and her career in academia. Follow us on Twitter @totallytranspod Get bonus content on...

Duration:00:09:59

State of The Pod, Season 2

6/21/2021
Henry (@punkgroucho) and Ada (@the_ada_rhodes) talk about the last season, announce their new co-host, and talk about the plans for the next couple months. Follow us on Twitter @totallytranspod Get bonus content on https://www.patreon.com/totallytrans Buy our merch https://www.teepublic.com/user/totally-trans

Duration:00:26:07

Talking about Prison Abolition with Dominique Morgan, Executive Director of Black and Pink

6/14/2021
In this episode, Ada (@the_ada_rhodes) talks with Dominique Morgan (@TheDominiqueM), the Executive Director of Black and Pink about the history, prison abolition, and mutual aid work of Black and Pink. Find more information about the penpal program on Black & Pink's website Help by donating to Black & Pink Follow us on Twitter @totallytranspod Get bonus content on https://www.patreon.com/totallytrans Buy our merch https://www.teepublic.com/user/totally-trans All clips are protected...

Duration:00:57:57

The Dean's GenDean IDeantity

6/7/2021
In this episode, Henry (@punkgroucho) tells Ada (@the_ada_rhodes) why he thinks The Dean from Community is Totally Trans. Check out Drew's Simpson's supercut And here is an article Henry wrote about it Directions to apply for the Co-Host Position Follow us on Twitter @totallytranspod Get bonus content on https://www.patreon.com/totallytrans Buy our merch https://www.teepublic.com/user/totally-trans All clips are protected under fair use and our theme song is Moonlight by Nielizas...

Duration:01:05:35

Wolverine and the eX-Men with guest Rev. Remington Johnson

5/31/2021
In this episode, special guest Rev. Remington Johnson tells Henry (@punkgroucho) and Ada (@the_ada_rhodes) why she thinks Hugh Jackman's Wolverine from the X-Men films is totally trans. Learn more about the Tenacious Unicorn Ranch and follow them on Twitter @TenaciousRanch Directions to apply for the Co-Host Position Follow us on Twitter @totallytranspod Get bonus content on https://www.patreon.com/totallytrans Buy our merch https://www.teepublic.com/user/totally-trans All clips are...

Duration:01:23:59

The Legend of the Orchi Shed with Guest Eilís Ni Fhlannagáin

5/24/2021
In this episode, Ada (@the_ada_rhodes) talks with Eilís Ni Fhlannagáin (aka Pidge, @dirtycitybird) to hear the true story behind the legendary Orchi Shed of the Pacific Northwest (also known as the Ball Barn), a low-income clinic run by two trans women deep in the Olympic Penninsula. Follow us on Twitter @totallytranspod Get bonus content on https://www.patreon.com/totallytrans Buy our merch https://www.teepublic.com/user/totally-trans All clips are protected under fair use and our theme...

Duration:01:03:44