A Year Without a Name: A Memoir

20 November 2019 | By Cyrus Grace Dunham | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

From an extraordinary new voice, a passionate and clear eyed and unputdownable meditation on queerness, family, and desire Mary Karr For as long as they can remember, Cyrus Grace Dunham felt like a visitor in their own body Their life was a series of imitations lovable little girl, daughter

Trans Power: Own Your Gender

20 November 2019 | By Juno Roche | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

All those layers of expectation that are thrust upon us boy, masculine, femme, transgender, sexual, woman, real, are such a weight to carry round I feel transgressive I feel hybrid I feel trans In this radical and emotionally raw book, Juno Roche pushes the boundaries of trans representation

On Intersectionality: The Essential Writings of Kimberlé Crenshaw

20 November 2019 | By Kimberlé Crenshaw | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

Over the past twenty years, the concept of intersectionality has emerged as an influential approach to understanding the complex facets of discrimination and exclusion in a society whose members with often complex racial, gender, or sexual identities can experience bias in multiple ways.In this in

A Year Without a Name: A Memoir

20 November 2019 | By Cyrus Grace Dunham | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

From an extraordinary new voice, a passionate and clear eyed and unputdownable meditation on queerness, family, and desire Mary Karr For as long as they can remember, Cyrus Grace Dunham felt like a visitor in their own body Their life was a series of imitations lovable little girl, daughter

Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto

20 November 2019 | By Cinzia Arruzza | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

From three of the organisers of the International Women s Strike US a manifesto for when leaning in is not enough Recent years have seen the emergence of massive feminist mobilizations around the world, offering an alternative to the liberal feminism that has become the handmaiden of capitalism

Wordslut: A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language

20 November 2019 | By Amanda Montell | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

The word bitch conjures many images for many people but is most often meant to describe an unpleasant woman Even before its usage to mean a female canine, bitch didn t refer to gender at all it originated as a gender neutral word meaning genitalia A perfectly innocuous word devolving into a fema

A Quick & Easy Guide to They/Them Pronouns

20 November 2019 | By Archie Bongiovanni | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

Archie, a snarky genderqueer artist, is tired of people not understanding gender neutral pronouns Tristan, a cisgender dude, is looking for an easy way to introduce gender neutral pronouns to his increasingly diverse workplace The longtime best friends team up in this short and fun comic guide tha

Pourquoi les filles ont mal au ventre?

20 November 2019 | By Lucile de Pesloüan | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

Pourquoi les filles ont mal au ventre est un manifeste f ministe qui d nonce les malaises que ressentent les femmes, de l enfance l ge adulte, dans une soci t qui ne les m nage pas Lucile de Peslo an a crit ce texte sous forme de fanzine en 2014 Plusieurs centaines d exemplaires vendus plus

Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family

20 November 2019 | By Amy Ellis Nutt | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

The inspiring true story of a transgender girl, her identical twin brother, and an ordinary American family s extraordinary journey to understand, nurture, and celebrate the uniqueness in us all, from the Pulitzer Prize winning science reporter for The Washington Post When Wayne and Kelly Maines ado

Against Memoir: Complaints, Confessions & Criticisms

20 November 2019 | By Michelle Tea | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

Valerie Solanas, a lesbian gang, recovering alcoholics, and teenagers surviving at a shop these are some of the figures populating America s borders These essays include fights and failures and the uncovering of and documentation of these lives Michelle Tea reveals herself through these stories.

Queer City: Gay London from the Romans to the Present Day

20 November 2019 | By Peter Ackroyd | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

A Sunday Times Bestseller In Queer City Peter Ackroyd looks at London in a whole new way through the history and experiences of its gay population In Roman Londinium the city was dotted with lupanaria wolf dens or public pleasure houses , fornices brothels and thermiae hot baths T

What Does the Bible Really Teach about Homosexuality?

20 November 2019 | By Kevin DeYoung | Filed in: gender and sexuality.

In this timely book, award winning author Kevin DeYoung challenges each of us the skeptic and the seeker, the certain and the confused to take a humble look at God s Word regarding the issue of homosexuality After examining key biblical passages in both the Old and New Testaments and the Bible s ov