Transgender Stories - The Changing Media Landscape
Aired On: Oct 6, 2016
Nick Adams discusses his experiences as a transgender man working with Hollywood to create more authentic portrayals of transgender people, and why improving media images is so critical for the transgender community.
Nick Adams is the director of GLAAD’s Transgender Media Program and a resource for members of the entertainment industry or media who tell the stories of transgender people. He has worked at GLAAD since 1998, when he was transitioning himself. Adams wrote GLAAD's first Transgender Media Reference Guide in 1998, which the Associated Press, Reuters and The New York Times...