This Queer Intersections episode features Anah Johnson who came to Richmond after years of serving in the Navy and living abroad in Europe. Anah is an Afro-Indigenous Trans Two-Spirited woman. She shares her experiences in the military as she navigated the growth of her identities in an oppressive environment. Anah is a trailblazer and has persevered through many obstacles to find joy in the world around her.
Queer Intersections (formerly Front Porch) is a Diversity Richmond podcast focusing on the perspectives and experiences of LGBTQ+ people of color around throughout Virginia. The show is hosted by VCU School of Social Work Ph.D. candidate Keith Watts and Diversity Richmond Program Coordinator Evan Smith. The show aims to give a platform to individuals whose identities and voices are often erased.