Depicting her experiences from coming out right through to gender reassignment surgery, Lily's story provides vital advice on the social, emotional and medical aspects of transitioning and will empower anyone questioning their gender. *eBook and print* copies available.
A memoir of the author's disjointed and complicated relationship with her closeted homosexual father, her struggle with her own identity, and her eventual coming out in late adolescence. Told through an alternately heart-breaking and funny narrative.
Examines our shifting understandings of gender: from ideas about masculinity and femininity, to non-binary and transgender people, to intersecting experiences of gender, race, sexuality, class, disability, and more. The authors look to the past and future to explore how we might all approach gender in more caring and celebratory ways.
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A transgender patient with facial cancer has to navigate through the realities of microaggressions, transphobia in medicine, and a social and medical framework that blames patients for their disease, common with melanomas.
A comics journalist tells the story of an effort to increase COVID vaccination rates in Chicago's House Ball community. Addresses the intersections of race, gender, and health. Also discusses the history of and reasons for distrust of the medical system among many members of the Black community