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Devlyn Camp

Writer, host, producer

Devlyn is a graduate of Columbia College Chicago. Before pursuing a degree in Writing & Producing for Television, they studied musical theatre history with Albert Williams, whose guidance led to a passion for queer history. Devlyn also writes middle grade historical fantasy with their writing partner. If not studying queer history, they're likely watching Frasier.

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Paul Di Ciccio

Editorial Advisor

Paul is a director and performance artist living in Chicago. He is thrilled to be working on Mattachine and to be shedding light on an ongoing struggle for liberation. He has a degree in Theatre Directing with a minor in Women & Gender Studies from Columbia College Chicago.

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Albert Williams

 

Advisor

Albert is a journalist, theater artist, teacher, and activist in Chicago. He was an award-winning editor of GayLife and Windy City Times newspapers in the 1980s, and his work as a theater critic for the Chicago Reader won a George Jean Nathan Award. In 1982, he represented GayLife at the Washington, D.C. conference of activists and health professionals at which GRID (Gay-Related Immune Deficiency) was renamed AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome).

In 1985, he co-produced “Arts Against AIDS,” a benefit show at Second City that launched what would become the AIDS support agency Season of Concern. Albert also held leadership positions with the Chicago Lesbian and Gay International Film Festival, the Gay and Lesbian Town Meeting, the Coalition Against Media/Marketing Prejudice, and other cultural and political groups. He has taught music and theatre courses at Columbia College Chicago since 1985. 

Albert was inducted into the Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame in 2003.

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Miss Jean Dempsey

Treasurer

Former treasurer of the Citizens' Committee to Outlaw Entrapment, 1952. Participated in the committee's fight for William Dale Jennings, until the committee's merger with the Mattachine Foundation.

Voice actors

as Harry Hay (in addition to real audio of Hay 
courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries)
as Marilyn "Boopsie" Rieger; Kinsey Reporter
as Newscaster; Sen. Ralph Brewster; Muncie Star Reporter
as Genne Call; Geraldine Jackson
as Gerry Brissette
as Chuck Rowland
as Jim Kepner
as Mattachino; Sen. Kenneth Wherry
as Paul Coates; Sen. Millard Tydings
as Sen. Styles Bridges; State Dept. Interrogator
as Deputy Undersecretary John Peurifoy
as George Sokolsky
as Journalist
as Bob Hull

Steve Camp     

Courtney Tesh
Jon Roth
Faye Camp
Paul Di Ciccio
Nathan Cooper
Gage Kile
Albert Williams
Garrett Williams
Evan Camp
Mike Knish
Mike Lyczak
Matt Camp
Henry Coates