By Michael Eric Brown
Identities. Gender matters. Misogyny. Objectification. Politics. Patriarchy. Discrimination. Rejection. Losses. earnings. feelings.
ABOUT THIS booklet
Part One explores the deeper meanings, definitions and embodiments of gender, sexuality, and id, together with the social and private politics of every. half comprises the tales and studies of people who welcome this chance to proportion their lives for you to facilitate figuring out, recognition and schooling.
This booklet stocks tales of these people who got here from the lesbian group and the way they arrived on the position they're now of their identities. There also are tales from those that weren't part of the lesbian neighborhood yet adhered to a robust feminist point of view, having to beat reservations of relocating from a gender linked to oppression to at least one linked to privilege. those tales surround various stories with exploring gender, sexuality, and id.
This ebook isn't really meant to painting the adventure of all female-to-male members, neither is it in any respect announcing that transmasculine everyone is lesbian, yet fairly it's to fill a void in literature for a specific crew of guys within the trans neighborhood.
WHAT individuals are announcing
…. a provocative and significant exploration of trans men’s reviews and identities… – Masen Davis, co-director of world motion for Trans Equality
…. a priceless paintings to the literature of genderqueer and transgender theory…. an unexamined desire for plenty of female-to-male trans members to proceed to honor a prior connection to the lesbian community…. debatable and intricate, stretching the quite new box of trans-scholarship in vital methods. – Patrick Califia, writer of intercourse alterations: The Politics of Transgenderism
.… half anthology, half memoir, half Trans one hundred and one, half educational exploration of masculine identities connected to our bodies assigned girl at birth…. a trans masculine feminist standpoint to reflecti?ve questions about gender and sexuality and accepts what others could locate incongruent, together with that trans males have herstories to embrace.– Jacob Anderson-Minshall, co-author Queerly cherished: A Love tale throughout Genders
…. bargains an enormous glimpse into the lives of trans masculine humans as they discover their identification in a fashion that brings to the fore the stark truth of what's skill to reside in one’s fact. – lore m. dickey, PhD., Assistant Professor and coaching Director, Northern Arizona collage
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Michael Eric Brown is the Founder and govt Director of TransMentors foreign, Inc., a non-profit association devoted to helping transgender males, girls and adolescence of their daily lives. he's recognized for his contributions either on and offline, particularly within the realm of social justice and gender issues. A pupil who's attracted to how people's ideas, emotions, and behaviors are prompted by way of the particular, imagined, or implied presence of others, Michael is operating his method in the direction of a PhD in Social Psychology for you to either teach society and supply learn at the lives of transgender members. As a qualified freelance author, he writes on various topics and engages his readers together with his special writing style.
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