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Toward a genuinely intersectional trans feminism | new article by Talia Mae Bettcher

Toward a genuinely intersectional trans feminism Intersexuality, Transgender, and Transsexuality Talia Mae Bettcher With all of this commotion about trans activists and feminism colliding, now seems like a perfectly good time to share my new chapter “Intersexuality, Transsexuality, Transgender.” The … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly, Volume 3 Issue 1 | Trans/Feminisms

Please circulate widely! Call for Papers TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly, Volume 3 Issue 1 Trans/Feminisms  TSQ CFP 3 1- Special Issue on Trans Feminisms In Trans/Feminisms, a special double-issue of TSQ, we will explore feminist work taking place within trans … Continue reading

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“A” for addict, “W” for whore, and “T” for thief

“A” for addict, “W” for whore, and “T” for thief. Flying over the Mid-West, I just finished reading Michael Cunningham’s “The Snow Queen.” A story of the human condition, being in love, being an addict. Through his lovable characters, Cunningham … Continue reading

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“Dreams, Witches, and more” new post by Jane the Obscure

Dreams, Witches, and more. Posted on July 18, 2014 by jane the obscure TOP NEWS In a small town North of Los Angeles California, a woman was brutally beaten and murdered.  Three men carried her body to the woods and buried her. A … Continue reading

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Letters to a friend on the topic of gender and ignorance

To encounter oneself is to encounter the other: and this is love. If I know that my soul trembles, I know that your does, too: and, if I can respect this, both of us can live.” James Baldwin The words … Continue reading

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Nationwide survey of law enforcement attitudes towards transgender people

CONTACT: Jan Redfern [jan@redfernstrategic.com] I recently conducted a nationwide survey of law enforcement attitudes towards transgender people. The results were just published in the Journal of Law Enforcement. The article is attached and is available at http://bit.ly/1j8DaTs  %5Bpdf%5D I thought the results … Continue reading

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Medscape article: State of Transgender Healthcare

14 page review by Daphna Stroumsa, MD, MPH is attached in case you cant open link  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24432926 state-of-trans-health | pdf

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“When Selves Have Sex: What the Phenomenology of Trans Sexuality Can Teach About Sexual Orientation” (Journal of Homosexuality) now available online

The pre-production draft of “When Selves Have Sex: What the Phenomenology of Trans Sexuality Can Teach About Sexual Orientation” (to be published in Journal of Homosexuality this Spring 2014) is now available through the Learning Trans for free. Among other … Continue reading

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“Trapped in the Wrong Theory: Rethinking Trans Oppression and Resistance” new article by Talia Bettcher is out!

Click here to read the entire article, which will be available in Signs (Vol. 39, No. 2, Winter 2014). Talia Mae Bettcher’s “Trapped in the Wrong Theory: Rethinking Trans Oppression and Resistance” reevaluates the two prevailing models of transsexuality—the wrong-body model … Continue reading

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Testing Gender Identity and Expression Measures in a Trans and Cis Sample | Emi Lombardi

Testing Gender Identity and Expression Measures in a Trans and Cis Sample These are the results to the study my colleagues and I conducted last year for the Williams Institute as part of their Gender Identity in U.S. Surveillance (GenIUSS) Project.  A … Continue reading

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