The Sew Manly Podcast

Menstruation, gender, and more inclusive conversations

Menstruation, gender, and more inclusive conversations

Menstruation is often discussed in a very gendered context. In this episode I talk with Molly, a 27 year old non-binary person with a passion for a...

Feminism, Faith, and Fashion with Reverend Jes Kast

Feminism, Faith, and Fashion with Reverend Jes Kast

Religion, or faith, or spirituality is something I have personally struggled with for a long time. But recently, I have been following progressive ...

Mental health in learning & being a woman in science with Susanna Harris

Mental health in learning & being a woman in science with Susanna Harris

Susanna Harris is a Graduate Student in Microbiology at UNC in Chapel Hill, North Carolina whose passion for science ranges from performing primary...

Addressing Harmful Attitudes Around Sex Work with Frédérique Chabot

Addressing Harmful Attitudes Around Sex Work with Frédérique Chabot

Frédérique Chabot is the Director of Health Promotion at Action Canada for Sexual Health & Rights. I had the opportunity to chat with her about...

Representation & Allyship in Sports with Shireen Ahmed

Representation & Allyship in Sports with Shireen Ahmed

Shireen Ahmed is a writer, public speaker and an award-winning Sports Activist focusing on Muslim women in sports, and the intersections of racism ...

Sex, Disability, and Learning to Confront our Ableism

Sex, Disability, and Learning to Confront our Ableism

Andrew Gurza is a Disability Awareness Consultant and Cripple Content Creator. In his work, he seeks to explore how the lived experience of disabil...

Talking to your kids about sex with Dr. Nadine Thornhill

Talking to your kids about sex with Dr. Nadine Thornhill

There’s not a whole lot about parenting that’s not difficult, and having conversations about sex with your kids is certainly no exception. But Dr. ...

Creating spaces for men for feminist learning and making mistakes with Erynn Brook

Creating spaces for men for feminist learning and making mistakes with Erynn Brook

I have followed Erynn Brook on Twitter for a while now and have always been amazed by the time she takes to educate others on very complex topics t...

Princesses, The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl and books for all genders with Shannon Hale

Princesses, The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl and books for all genders with Shannon Hale

Small things we say to kids can have very large impacts on their life. This is the case with both the words we speak in kindness as well as those t...

Masculinity and Mental Health with Amanda Carver

Masculinity and Mental Health with Amanda Carver

Mental health is a topic I speak about often. I think of it as a very important part of me as a person and it is not something I look at with shame...

Men, Mermaids, MerB'ys, and Making Change with Hasan Hai

Men, Mermaids, MerB'ys, and Making Change with Hasan Hai

Hasan Hai is the man behind the stunningly popular MerB'ys calendar. I'd go into detail about how exactly this calendar looks, but it is way better...

Vulnerability and Kindness as Power with Rachel Miner

Vulnerability and Kindness as Power with Rachel Miner

In the first-ever episode of the Sew Manly podcast, I chat with Rachel Miner, Executive Director of Random Acts, actor, and all around amazing pers...