For the 7th episode of Tales from the Tea Room, Jason and I invited our friend Davide Bargna to talk with us about the gay movies that have been meaningful to us in some way. The conversation was facilitated by some good glasses of Prosecco and a mini buffet Jason provided. Time was short as … Continue reading Episode 7 – Films we’ve grown up with
Happy new year everyone! For the first episode of Tales from the Tea Room in 2019, Jason Holmes and I invited Mark Kydd to talk with us about his work as an actor, writer, and director, and how these roles interweave with his life as a gay man. From his current work with the National … Continue reading Episode 6 – Life imitates art
For the last episode of 2018, Jason and I talked about friendships amongst gay men. We put ourselves into trouble by addressing thorny topics of the diverse ways in which we – gay men – relate to each other. We had some disagreements towards the end of the episode regarding 'daddy issues' but this is … Continue reading Episode 5 – On friendships
In this episode of 'Tales from the Tea Room', David Lowbridge-Ellis talks about his work in education and how teachers and school administrators can implement an LGBTQ inclusive curriculum. Edgar and Neill Rodríguez-Dorans host this conversation that touches upon the negative legacy of Section 28 in Britain, the work of LGBTed to empower teachers and … Continue reading Episode 4 – For an LGBTQ inclusive curriculum in schools
How do gay male psychotherapists represent themselves on Grindr and other hook-up apps? What do they disclose and how do they make these decisions? How do they negotiate the personal and professional spheres in the digital age? For the third episode of 'Tales from the Tea Room', Tyler Thompson talked with Jason and I about … Continue reading Episode 3 – Gay male psychotherapists’ experiences using Grindr
For this second episode of 'Tales from the Tea Room', Jason and I talk about 'the erotic' and 'the romantic' as concepts that create an apparent tension in gay men's relationships. We hope you find it interesting!
My friend and colleague Jason Holmes and I – Edgar Rodríguez-Dorans – are launching this podcast ‘Tales from the Tea Room’, that will touch upon the subtleties, the existential, and the ‘everyday’ qualities of being gay men. Expect monthly conversations with us – and guests – on the daily lives of gay men. In this … Continue reading Tales from the Tea Room – A new podcast on the daily lives of gay men