Bisexuality and Transgenderism: InterSEXions of the Others by Fritz Klein,Karen Yescavage,Jonathan Alexander

By Fritz Klein,Karen Yescavage,Jonathan Alexander

discover the typical ground—and the real differences—between bisexuality and transgenderism!

This booklet, sure to galvanize debate and dialogue of sexuality and gender, is the 1st committed completely to the connection among transgenderism and bisexuality. Combining the paintings of students and activists, specialist writers and lay humans, Bisexuality and Transgenderism: InterSEXions of the Others proesents rules, innovations, emotions, and insights from a number of participants who're devoted to understanding—and deepening our figuring out of—gender and sexuality. You’ll locate scholarly essays, narratives, poetry, and a revealing interview with 4 male-to-female transsexuals, of whom are married to ladies who additionally perform the dialogue. moreover, the booklet contains insightful chapters by way of recognized advocates of transgenderism, together with Jamison “James” eco-friendly, Coralee Drechsler, and Matthew Kailey.

The editors of Bisexuality and Transgenderism: InterSEXions of the Others make the provocative yet the most important declare that the bigger queer group appears to be like at “B” and “T” lives as mere “add-ons” to “L” and “G.” during this publication they concentration awareness on bisexuality and transgenderism—moving the “margins” to middle level and exploring how sexuality, gender, hope, and intimacy are built and stream in our society. The book’s inclusion of voices and scholarship from jap cultures demanding situations our realizing of sexuality and gender structures the entire extra, giving this assortment a world scope.

here's a pattern of what Bisexuality and Transgenderism: InterSEXions of the Others examines:

  • biphobia and transphobia in the usa’ homosexual and lesbian neighborhood
  • the bi/trans and subversive features of the works and photographs of cultural icons Angelina Jolie and Sandra Bernhardt
  • how bisexual and transgendered identities are socially built via relationships
  • the fake promise of pomosexual play—why the techniques of postmodern sexuality fail to rewrite the development of gender
  • why swingers who perform bisexual and transgender habit are frequently disdained and marginalized by means of different GLBT humans
  • suicidal recommendations and different psychological well-being issues of bisexual men and women, in addition to transgender humans
  • japanese views on sexual/gender identities—with revealing chapters on gender id in Japan and Indonesia

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