Episode 24: The Poetry of ALOK [Books]
Jala is joined by Briar to discuss ALOK's activism for gender-nonconforming and trans bodies as well as work to combat what they call "the international crisis of loneliness." They also discuss ALOK's books of poetry, Femme in Public and Your Wound/My Garden.
Mentioned during this episode: Alicia Roth Weigel (she/they)
- ALOK’s website
- Getting Curious with JVN: “How Grateful Are We to Live Beyond the Gender Binary?”
- The Man Enough Podcast: “The Urgent Need for Compassion”
- “Bible Belt” - performance of ALOK of their poem
- TEDx Talk: “We are nothing (and that is beautiful)”
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Special Guest: Briar.