Ryan S. Kennedy

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I’m a transgender guy, living in Wellington, New Zealand. I'm also a musician and environmentalist.

My first book, f2m: the boy within, co-written with Hazel Edwards was published by Ford Street Publishing in 2010.

Short doco with ‘f2m: the boy within’ authors on Youtube

Ryan Kennedy co-wrote his debut novel ‘f2m: the boy within’ (Ford Street Publishing) with well known Australian author Hazel Edwards. The subject of transitioning gender in a Young Adult novel, co-written by an actual ftm (female to male) author was a first.


This Kailash Studios documentary is about reactions to this controversial novel. Psychologist Meredith Fuller interviews the co-authors and...

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