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Coming up on Connections: Friday, July 20

First hour: Rt. Reverend Prince Singh, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester

Second hour: Discussing historic LGBTQ landmarks in Rochester

Rt. Reverend Prince Singh is the Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester, and he has a lot to say about the current divisions within our country and racism in our community. He joins us to discuss what he's learned and the role he thinks the church can play in healing those divides.

Then in our second hour, we're joined by members of the Landmark Society and LGBTQ leaders to talk about historic places in our community that have played a pivotal role in the LGBTQ movement. In studio:

  • Larry Francer, associate director of preservation for the Landmark Society of Western NY
  • Wayne Goodman, executive director of the Landmark Society of Western NY
  • Carol Ebersole-Weiss, member of the national board of governors for the Human Rights Campaign, and western new coordinator of the Human Rights Campaign of Greater New York
  • Evelyn Bailey, historian for the Out Alliance
Evan Dawson is the host of "Connections with Evan Dawson." He joined WXXI in January 2014 after working at 13WHAM-TV, where he served as morning news anchor. He was hired as a reporter for 13WHAM-TV in 2003 before being promoted to anchor in 2007.
Megan Mack is the executive producer of "Connections with Evan Dawson" and live/televised engagement programming.