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Gay Masculinity: Devlin’s Story

Published on May 4th, 2012 | by Wild Gender

By Emily Bowen This audio clip is part of a four-part series by Bowen published on Wild Gender. The audio was originally shared as the cornerstone piece to the Tucson Gender Identity Project that took place ... Read More


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Round Peg in a Square Hole: Genderqueer Love

Published on April 3rd, 2012 | by Wild Gender

By: Toi So maybe you’re attracted to people outside of the gender binary. Maybe you’re wondering how you go about loving a person who categorizes themself as genderqueer, gender non-conforming, transgender, transmasculine or transfeminine, agender, androgynous, ... Read More


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Transphobic Misogynists <3 Miss Universe Pageants

Published on March 27th, 2012 | by Wild Gender

*TRIGGER ALERT* Harsh Language Against Transgender Women In keeping with gross stereotypes of women promoted by the pageant system in general, the controversy surrounding Jenna Talackova’s ejection from the Miss Universe pageant in Canada has garnered ... Read More


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The Trans Candidates Shaking Up Election Season

Published on March 23rd, 2012 | by Wild Gender

WASHITNGON, D.C. — This election season is the first in U.S. history that several openly trans people will appear on the ballot.  This year, Lauren Scott of Nevada is running for the state Assembly and, Mel ... Read More


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A Discourse On Genderqueer Identity & Race

Published on March 21st, 2012 | by Wild Gender

By: Toi S., article courtesy of The Scavenger I have been grappling with the intersection of gender identity and race lately. I feel as if the concept of gender is entrenched in the black community–if not ... Read More


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For The Love of Kinky Genderqueers <3 <3 <3

Published on March 15th, 2012 | by Wild Gender

Wild resources for trans/genderqueer & gender-nonconforming BDSM (Bondage, Dicipline/Dominance, Sadism/Submission, Masochism) explorers.     Dossie Easton, who has dedicated herself to “feminist, polyamorous, BDSM, spiritual, gender-diverse, and LGBTQ individuals and communities,” co-wrote this book with cohort ... Read More


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Erasure: On Gender Identity and Disability

Published on March 8th, 2012 | by Wild Gender

By Robbie Vane When I was twenty-four, I had an accident. Hillwalking – I tore the tendons in both ankles, and two years later, at 26, I still have to walk with a stick. My system ... Read More


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