May 17, 2013
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Otessa Publishes Her Short Story: Utopia

Otessa just joined the new social media reading platform, ReadWave and published her first short story! It’s totally different from what you’ve seen from her before. Her story is based on the true events of a mentally unwell woman who finds … Continue reading

May 15, 2013
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OJBG: A Labor of Love Story & Your Guide to Freebies

Where’s Season 1? And Your Guide to OJBG Freebies We’ve already mentioned that a lot of people have been asking us about where the title of the show comes from, so we wrote a blog post explaining why Orange Juice, why Bishop’s … Continue reading

May 14, 2013
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Worn Magazine’s DREAM Issue Launches!

We went to the seriously epic Worn Magazine party last week to kick off the launch of their 5th Issue– the DREAM issue. You may remember, Otessa did a nouvelle vague-inspired video shoot with Worn Editor-in-Chief Nicole Aguirre for her Worn Abroad … Continue reading

May 13, 2013
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Go Orange with OJBG & Join the “Tapestry” Project!

Film maker and creator of the internationally acclaimed LGBT youth web series “Orange Juice in Bishops Garden,” Otessa Ghadar, is taking her new campaign and plea to “Go Orange” to heads of state, legislators and Embassies throughout Washington, DC. “Go Orange” is … Continue reading

May 10, 2013
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So… why exactly is it called Orange Juice in Bishop’s Garden?

We’ve been getting lots of questions lately about where the title of our web series comes from. “Orange Juice in Bishop’s Garden” is a mouthful, and an unusual one at that. So I’ve decided to sit down and spill it … Continue reading

May 8, 2013
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Otessa Writes New Media Textbook for 21st Century Students

Since 2006, Otessa has been a pioneer of new media, and the web series format in particular. As the creative force behind “Orange Juice in Bishops Garden,” which is now one of the oldest and longest running web series online, … Continue reading

May 7, 2013
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The OJBG Guide to DIY 90s Grunge

The beauty of 90s grunge fashion is that it’s meant to be rough, a little dilapidated, and have that hand-made look. This makes it perfect for DIY fashion. So, get your glue guns and old, ripped jeans out because you’ll … Continue reading

May 7, 2013
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Otessa’s PRIDE Campaign for LGBTQ Youth Online

Otessa recognizes that cyber bullying is a big problem affecting many LGBTQ teens online today. But as someone who has been involved with new media since the advent of the Internet age, she has also long appreciated the freedom of … Continue reading

May 3, 2013
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DC Mayor Vincent Gray Congratulates Otessa for OJBG

Today, Otessa went to a filmmaker’s luncheon at the DC Film Office and was personally congratulated by DC Mayor Vincent Gray for her work with “Orange Juice in Bishop’s Garden” and being “a shining example of the incredible talent [DC] … Continue reading