June 13, 2024
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A Field Guide to Gay Animals
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In the first episode of A Field Guide to Gay Animals, Owen, Laine, and a 200-year-old gay tortoise explore the history of scientific research into gay animals, with the help of a seminal book that defined nature for what it is – queer as f*ck.
Owen Ever
Host & Producer
Laine Kaplan Levenson
Host & Producer
Katie Jane Fernelius
Producer
Nathan Harrison
Producer
Aviva Lessard
Producer
Tristan Capacchione
Audio Editor & Technical Producer
Hannis Brown
Sound Design & Mixer
Julie Shapiro
Executive Producer & Editor

Synopsis: Owen, Laine and a 200-year-old gay tortoise explore the history of scientific research into gay animals. From gay swans to self-pleasuring elephants and amorous giraffes, they learn how scientists have been understanding and misunderstanding queerness in nature for centuries. And they introduce us to a bold researcher in the 1990’s who helped us see nature for what it is – queer as fuck.

Guest: Joe Hollins – author of Vet at the End of the Earth

Joe Hollins – Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joehollins_vet/

Additional music: Audio Network

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