This week’s Poly Weekly #203: Poly History 201 with Oberon Zell.
0:00 Introduction and host chat
Intro, under-18 warning and re-direction to www.scarleteen.com; friend me on Twitter and answer questions about what you want on the show, call 206-202-POLY with comments or discuss your own topics at the forums at http://forum.polyweekly.com.
Topic: Natural Sexuality
Natural Sexuality, a hysterical blog post detailing the meeting of the Animal Association of Family Values. Our discussion features NotThat’Nilla as Lion and other animals!
Topic: Poly History 201, Oberon Zell
Oberon Zell Ravenhart speaks at the Occult Bookstore in Chicago on founding polyamory and the Church of All Worlds
1:30 Minx shares a blog post from BlagHag called “natural sexuality.” NotThatNilla and Minx read to us from the blog article.
6:00 Oberon Zell and Poly 201
Oberon talks about another scifi book, “Courtship Ritual” and how it sets examples for starting a poly family and talks further about the poly conference.
10:00 Oberon talks about how him and his family’s involvement with the poly movement started becoming less and less.
11:57 Oberon talks about a break up in his family’s relationship which led to the coming together of another one, the ravenheart clan.
13:50 He then talks about his family writing a FAQ on polyamory and how that brought media attention.
16:10 Oberon talks about how easy poly was for him and his family.
19:20 What is polyamory?
(man, i can turn it -sex i mean- into something nasty and dirty! -fs)
23:15 some of the benefits for polyamory.
33:30 Listener Feedback
Alex wrote in with kudos for Escape Pod and PW.
Questions? Comments? Feedback? Email email@example.com or call the listener comment line at 206-202-POLY. And hey, why not attach an audio comment to that email? 🙂 Check out PolyWeekly at polyweekly.libsyn.com. Share this with a friend or write an iTunes review!
Want Poly Weekly for your very own? Get the Best of Poly Weekly collection from PodDisc.com
Our intro and outro music is courtesy of Pacemaker Jane, “Good Suspicions”