Author Archives: Sheila SheShe


Mo is a queer filmmaker and wants to start a queer RocknRoll band. Mo talks about being in the music scene in Montreal in the 80s, coming out and making their first film. Mo is now a tenured professor at UVic, and has recently completed their first feature film Two 4 One, a trans themed film set in Victoria, BC. Mo was also on the Steering Committee for the Moving Trans History Forward conference at UVic, 2016

Mo’s story is one of a series of stories collected at the Moving Trans History Forward Symposium, put on by the Transgender Archives at the University of Victoria in March of 2016. The MTHF conference graciously allowed to record stories on site during the conference.


Bill talks about the intense and silly parts of his coming out as a gay man.


Herb is a gay man who grew up in a Mennonite home.
He talks about coming out and the issue of family acceptance.

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Paul is recently out (2011) and his story reveals why he couldn’t hide any longer. Thank you Paul.