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Unseen Genders: Beyond The Binaries
by Felicity Haynes , Tarquam McKenna , Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli, Richard Ekins, Dave King, Delphine McFarlane, Chris Somers, Michael A. Gilbert , more…Adrianne Dana-Tabet, Jamison Green (Goodreads Author), Wayne Martino, Surya Monro, Sam Dylan More, Lee Anderson Brown, Ashley Tauchert (Goodreads Author), Katherine Johnson …less
Transsexuals, homosexuals, lesbians, cross dressers, and transgender and intersex persons share an invisibility in their performativities in, through, and across male or female stereotypes. This book explores the pathologizing effects of binary assumptions of sex and gender, of male and female. The first section of this book presents narratives from homosexuals, lesbians, ...more
Paperback, 239 pages
Published March 28th 2001 by Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
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The article by Ekins and King is an interesting and informative one; it goes through many autobiographic narrations of transgender/transsexual/transvestite people, and look for similar narrative strategies and discursive logic. Other articles are less thought-provoking and more fancy-talk-loaded.