Nonbinary : memoirs of gender and identity / edited by Micah Rajunov and Scott Duane.

What happens when your gender doesn't fit neatly into the categories of male or female? Even mundane interactions like filling out a form or using a public bathroom can be a struggle when these designations prove inadequate. In this groundbreaking book, thirty authors highlight how our experien...

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Other Authors: Rajunov, Micah, (Editor), Duane, A. Scott, (Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, [2019]
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Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Foreword: From Genderqueer to Nonbinary to . . . /
  • Wilchins, Riki
  • Introduction /
  • Rajunov, Micah / Duane, Scott
  • PART ONE. What Is Gender?
  • Chapter One. War Smoke Catharsis /
  • Stitt, Alex
  • Chapter Two. Deconstructing My Self /
  • Govoni, Levi S.
  • Chapter Three. Coatlicue /
  • Hernandez, Féi
  • Chapter Four. Namesake /
  • Jones, Michal
  • Chapter Five. My Genderqueer Backpack /
  • Welter, Melissa L.
  • Chapter Six. Scrimshaw /
  • Theodore, Rae
  • PART TWO. Visibility: Standing Up and Standing Out
  • Chapter Seven. Being Genderqueer Before It Was a Thing /
  • Beemyn, Genny
  • Chapter Eight. Token Act /
  • Chang, Sand C.
  • Chapter Nine. Hypervisible /
  • Wilvich, Haven
  • Chapter Ten. Making Waves in an Unforgiving Maze /
  • Ackerman, Kameron
  • Chapter Eleven. Life Threats /
  • Marsh, Jeffrey
  • Chapter Twelve. Just Genderqueer, Not a Threat /
  • Valcore, Jace
  • PART THREE. Community: Creating a Place for the Rest of Us
  • Chapter Thirteen. What Am I? /
  • Combs, Ck
  • Chapter Fourteen. Questions of Faith /
  • Ware, Jaye
  • Chapter Fifteen. Coming Out as Your Nibling: What Happened When I Told Everyone I Know That I'm Genderqueer /
  • Sexsmith, Sinclair
  • Chapter Sixteen. Purple Nail Polish /
  • Price, Jamie
  • Chapter Seventeen. Uncharted Path: Parenting My Agender Teen /
  • Abigail
  • Chapter Eighteen. The Name Remains the Same /
  • Koonce, Katy
  • PART FOUR. Trans Enough: Representation and Differentiation
  • Chapter Nineteen. Lowercase Q /
  • Sparrow, Cal
  • Chapter Twenty. Not Content on the Sidelines /
  • Chase, Suzi
  • Chapter Twenty-One. You See Me Brian /
  • Eley, Jay
  • Chapter Twenty-Two. Clothes Make the Gender/Queer /
  • Drake, Aubri
  • Chapter Twenty-Three. The Flight of the Magpie /
  • Stevenson, Adam
  • Chapter Twenty-Four. An Outsider in My Own Landscape /
  • Smith, S. E.
  • PART FIVE. Redefining Dualities: Paradoxes and Possibilities of Gender
  • Chapter Twenty-Five. Not- Two /
  • Erickson, Avery
  • Chapter Twenty-Six. Kitchen Sink Gender /
  • Nino, Cipri
  • Chapter Twenty-Seven. What Growing Up Punk Taught Me About Being Gender Nonconforming /
  • Soto, Christopher
  • Chapter Twenty-Eight. Rock a Bye Binary /
  • De La Cruz, Jules
  • Chapter Twenty-Nine. To Gender and Back /
  • Kory, Martin- Damon
  • Chapter Thirty. Rethinking Non/Binary /
  • Erlick, Eli
  • Acknowledgments
  • Further Reading
  • Contributors.