Jotxs y recuerdos is a podcast that archives social movements and LGBTQ+ experiences, stories, photos, and spaces in the Rio Grande Valley.

ruxanda musunoi

In this week's episode we spoke with Ruxanda Musunoi, a non-binary asexual drag queen who uses their art as a platform to express their identity, build space an... Read More

esther martinez

We spoke to Esther Martinez, a queer Mexican and Puerto Rican punk singer from the band: Fantastico! She spoke to us about sexism in the music scene, politics, ... Read More

ayden castellanos

Ayden Castellanos, Co-Host of Los Topx Chicxs, is a Queer Chicano from Edcouch Elsa who shares his ideas about machismo, intersectional HIV Activism, and botana... Read More

dolissa medina

Dolissa Medina is a queer Chicana filmmaker, writer, and multimedia artist. She’s been making experimental films for 20 years inspired by the places she’s lived... Read More

allyson duarte

Allyson Duarte is a queer latina activist who fights for LGBTQ issues, immigration rights, and educational justice.

gume laurel III

Gume Laurel III is a gay Latino from Weslaco, TX. In this episode we talk about chosen family, Valley representation in literature, and machismo.... Read More

maricela ponce

In this episode, Alex talks to Maricela Ponce, a Chicana lesbian from Lopezville who shares her coming out journey and her experience as a Mental Health Counsel... Read More

jo-jo y gloria

Jo-Jo Niño, a lesbian from Mercedes/Weslaco, talks to us about her experience working in a Valley tortilleria. Bonus: Hear some love for Gloria Anzaldúa from... Read More
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