Something Extra

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Kelly Art by Neka King

Kelly was in her 20s in the 1980s and she was determined to enjoy sex without shame...until she got an STI she’d never heard of. And so she married the first person who accepted her. When stigma is all around, it can take decades to  break free and find pleasure.


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Host and Producer: Allison Behringer 
Editor: Sharon Mashihi
Producer: Hannah Harris Green
Associate Producer: Kalaisha Totty
Composer and Sound Designer: Dara Hirsch
Mix engineer: Teeny Lieberson 
Additional Editorial Support: Cassius Adair, Kristen Lepore and KalaLea. 
Managing Producer: Rebecca Mooney