Making Gay History | LGBTQ Oral Histories from the Archive
Revisiting the Archive: Episode 7: Ellen DeGeneres
May 2, 2020 · 29 min
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Today, Ellen DeGeneres needs no introduction. But as she explained in a 2001 MGH interview, her very public 1997 coming out took a dramatic professional and personal toll. When life goes off the rails, there’s no knowing what the future holds. We’re challenged to push ahead to fight for better days.

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