Biography Classics Drama Journal/Diary Nonfiction

Fra Mand Til Kvinde: Lili Elbes Bekendelser (Man Into Woman – Danish language edition)

(Note: This is the original Danish language edition written by Lili Elbe and Niels Hoyer in 1931) This riveting account of the transformation of the Danish painter Einar Wegener into Lili Elbe is a remarkable journey from man to woman. Einar Wegener was a leading artist in late 1920’s Paris. One day his wife Grete…

Biography Comedy Drama Fantasy Fiction Journal/Diary

Fierce Femmes and Notorious Liars: A Dangerous Trans Girl’s Confabulous Memoir

FIERCE FEMMES AND NOTORIOUS LIARS: A DANGEROUS TRANS GIRL’S CONFABULOUS MEMOIR is the highly sensational, ultra-exciting, sort-of true coming-of-age story of a young Asian trans girl, pathological liar, and kung-fu expert who runs away from her parents’ abusive home in a rainy city called Gloom. Striking off on her own, she finds her true family…

Biography Essay History Humanities Journal/Diary Nonfiction Photography Short Story

Sylvia Rivera’s Talk at LGMNY, June 2001 Lesbian and Gay Community Services Center, New York City

Latino Gay Men of New York (LGMNY), a social group established in 1991, invited the Bronx-born, Venezuelan/Puerto Rican Stonewall veteran, transgender activist, and Young Lords member Sylvia Rivera (1951–2002) to be a guest speaker at its monthly “First Friday of the Month” meeting in June 2001. This meeting was organized as a celebration of LGBT…

Critique Drama Essay History Journal/Diary Nonfiction Social Sciences Theory

Lou Sullivan Diaries (1970-1980) and Theories of Sexual Embodiment: Making Sense of Sensing

This book highlights the intersection between theory and lived experience, academic description and the personal narrative of Lou Sullivan. Sullivan puzzled in his diaries over the conundrum of his desire to transition from female to male in order to be a gay man. The reader will follow Sullivan as he struggles with his feelings of…

Anthology Essay Journal/Diary Nonfiction

TransSisters: the journal of transsexual feminism # 3 (winter 1994)

Contents: Letters to the editor — The importance of outspokenness — Transphobia where separatism joins patriarchy — Twenty-one things you don’t say to a transsexual — Of transsexuals and transcendence — New woman conference 3 orgasm workshop responses — Reflections — Orgasmic function in postoperative transsexual women — Welcome to the world of the intersexed…