LGBTQIA+ Oral Histories

LGBTQIA+ Archive

The Pride Newspaper Collection

Pride Newspaper Collection, [M2019.04] – The Pride Newspaper Collection contains 11 boxes of LGBTQ+ periodicals published in Western North Carolina from 1987-2010. Included are Community Connections, The Front Page, Out in Asheville, Stereotypd, and Q Notes, plus LGBTQ themed articles from other regional newspapers.

Oral Histories  

These oral histories were collected through a community collaboration between Blue Ridge Pride and UNC Asheville under the direction of Dr. Amanda Wray. Each link opens up an indexed, searchable oral history viewable with the Oral History Metadata Synchonizer.

Oral History with Matthew Alvarez  

Interviewed by Govinda Wagner, August 8, 2020. (APOH34)  

Oral History with Antiga  

Interviewed by Miriam, September 9, 2019. (APOH001)  

Oral History with Antiga, Part 2  

Interviewed by Miriam, September 9, 2019. (APOH024)  

Oral History with Nancy Asch  

Interviewed by Margaret Small, November 18, 2019. (APOH011)  

Oral History with Aria Ashburn  

Interviewed by Danny Woomer, February 18, 2021. (APOH058)  

Oral History with Danny B  

Interviewed by Govinda Wagner, September 24, 2020. (APOH038)  

Oral History with Dan Baechtold  

Interviewed by Tristan Cook, March 14. 2021. (APOH042)  

Oral History with Barbara Bell  

Interviewed by Horace Vanderbilt, November 2, 2019. (APOH012)  

Oral History with Beulahland  

Interviewed by Amanda Wray, February 8, 2019. (APOH013)  

Oral History with Jessica Britton  

Interviewed by Kaylin Preslar, October 15, 2019. (APOH004)  

Oral History with Cortina Jenelle Caldwell  

Interviewed by Amanda Wray, March 30, 2020. (APOH027)  

Oral History with Giannani Callejas-Torres and Anna Marie Smith, Part 1  

Interviewed by Rachel Muir, October 12, 2020. (APOH059)  

Oral History with Giannani Callejas-Torres and Anna Marie Smith, Part 2  

Interviewed by Rachel Muir, October 23, 2020. (APOH060)  

Oral History with Jim Cavener, Interview 1 

Interviewed by Corey Childers, April 8, 2019. (APOH044)

Oral History with Zeke Christopolous  

Interviewed by Rachel Muir, May 8, 2019. (APOH010)  

Oral History with Roseanna Coates  

Interviewed by Tina M. White, November 26, 2019. (APOH002)  

Oral History with Dan Coleman  

Interviewed by Patrick Bahls, September 20, 2019. (APOH005)  

Oral History with Jerry Connor  

Interviewed by Tina M White, October 25, 2020. (APOH031)  

Oral History with Yvonne Cook-Riley  

Interviewed by Rachel Muir, April 17, 2019. (APOH010)  

Oral History with Yvonne Cook-Riley, Part 2  

Interviewed by Rachel Muir, May 20, 2020. (APOH051)  

Oral History with Heidi Finemore and Clara Tracy  

Interviewed by Kaylin Preslar, October 29, 2019. (APOH14)  

Oral History with Michael Harney, Part 1  

Interviewed by Corey Childers, February 19, 2019. (APOH19)  

Oral History with Michael Harney, Part 2  

Interviewed by Corey Childers, March 19, 2019. (APOH22)  

Oral History with Kelly Harrison  

Interviewed by Rachel Muir, August 1, 2019. (APOH008)  

Oral History with Kelly Harrison  

Interviewed by Rachel Muir, September 5, 2019. (APOH020)  

Oral History with Beth Heinberg  

Interviewed by Margaret Small, November 22, 2019. (APOH003)  

Oral History with David Hopes 

Interviewed by Amanda Wray, September 20, 2020. (APOH046)

Oral History with Ron Lambe and Peter Kendrick   

Interviewed by Horace Vanderbilt, December 12, 2019. (APOH035)  

Oral History with London Newton, Part 1  

Interviewed by Livvy Barnes, February 27, 2021. (APOH037)  

Oral History with London Newton, Part 2  

Interviewed by Livvy Barnes, February 19, 2021. (APOH039)  

Oral History with Natasha Noir Nightly / Lane Wagner

Interviewed by Tina White, June 9, 2020. (APOH030)  

Oral History with Kari and Ashley Pilcher, Part 1.  

Interviewed by Libby Ward, February 24, 2019. (APOH016)

Oral History with Kari and Ashley Pilcher, Part 2.  

Interviewed by Libby Ward, March 17, 2019. (APOH052)  

Oral History with Andy Reed, Part 1.  

Interviewed by Tina White, September 4, 2020. (APOH043)  

Oral History with Keith Robinette  

Interviewed by Tina M. White, September 24, 2020. (APOH061)  

Oral History with Lorena Russell and Kitty Hancock  

Interviewed by Libby Ward, March 22, 2019. (APOH009)  

Oral History with Lorena Russell and Kitty Hancock, Part 2  

Interviewed by Libby Ward, June 12, 2019. (APOH23)  

Oral History with Alison Scott  

Interviewed by Grace Whitaker, March 8, 2019. (APOH015)  

Oral History with Andrew Snavely

Interviewed by Nico Wright, December 28, 2020. (APOH041) 

Oral History with Charles Taylor

Interviewed by Max Tainter, July 24, 2020. (APOH057) 

Oral History with Michael Todd, Part 1      

Interviewed by Amanda Wray, March 17, 2019 (APOH33)  

Oral History with Michael Todd, Part 2      

Interviewed by Amanda Wray, March 24, 2019 (APOH025)  

Oral History with Hector Trejo  

Interviewed by Misa Luna Camacho, August 28, 2021 (APOH055)

Oral History with Maya Ulin-O’Keefe  

Interviewed by Amanda Wray, November 19, 2020. (APOH036)  

Oral History with Tina White, Part 1  

Interviewed by Rachael Muir, August 20, 2020. (APOH028)  

Oral History with Tina White, Part 2  

Interviewed by Rachael Muir, September 1, 2020. (APOH029)  

Oral History with Dov Wiener  

Interviewed by Rachael Muir, September 1, 2020. (APOH45)  

Oral History with Susan Wilson  

Interviewed by Kaylin Preslar, October 21, 2019. (APOH017)  

Oral History with Susan Wilson, Part 2 (with Judy Rudloph)  

Interviewed by Kaylin Preslar, October 21, 2019. (APOH018)