(First airdate: October 17, 2017) Treasured KPTZ host Marcia Perlstein shares a poignant farewell in this interview with DJ Ellen Bonjorno, along with Ellen’s lifelong friend Dale Klein, a longtime resident of Port Townsend. Ellen relocated to the Big Apple during October. Note: Ellen’s Sing It, Sister! programs are being reprised on the 91.9 airwaves every Friday night from 7 to 8pm.
This program, a repeat from 2013, features the late Ruth Silver and Irene Weiss. Ruth Silver married her partner Jean Parsons when Ruth was 95 years old. She died July 6, 2015.
Gary Kennedy is a 35-year resident of North Beach and a host of many glamorous parties and benefits on behalf of Jefferson County non-profits. His thoughts on being a gay man in the early 1960s and 70s until the present are a depiction of an important slice of LBGTI history.
Author of the Ghosts Who Travel with Me, A Literary Pilgrimage Through Brautigan’s America; Professor and Centrum Faculty