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Non-binary lives : an anthology of intersecting identities

Non-binary lives : an anthology of intersecting identities

Author: Jos Twist; Ben Vincent; Meg-John Barker; Kat Gupta
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"What does it mean to be non-binary in the 21st century? Our gender identity is impacted by our personal histories; the cultures, communities, and countries we are born into; and the places we go and the people we meet. But the representation of contemporary non-binary identities has been limited, until now. Pushing the narrative around non-binary identities further than ever before, this powerful collection of  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Non-binary lives.
London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, [2020]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jos Twist; Ben Vincent; Meg-John Barker; Kat Gupta
ISBN: 9781787753396 1787753395
OCLC Number: 1127855433
Description: 244 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Section 1: Cultural context --
The me I am when I am not me / Kat Gupta --
The soft line in-between / Jespa Jacob Smith --
Coming out of Borneo, coming into non-binary / Vynn --
From skinnies to skirts and crop-top shirts : traversing transfemme troubles / Ynda Jas --
Who needs gender? / LJ --
Mediterranean gender journeys : exploring gender identity and migration to and from places to call home / Ludo Tolu and Mina Tolu --
All gods are the same / Kimwei McCarthy --
Latinx not Latina / Annelyn Janib --
Weep and storm and swear they lie / Dang Nguyen --
Section 2: Communities --
Non-binary experience in a liberal faith community / Fred Langridge --
Queer identity as a spiritual calling / Rev. Rowan Bombadil --
My kind of people : finding empowerment as a unicorn / Calvin Hall --
Out in the establishment : the gender journey of an outside insider / Edward Lord, OBE, JP --
All gender's a stage / Eli Effinger-Weintraub --
From gender essentialist to genderqueer / Al Head --
The chicken soup of identity : talking from the intersectional prism of Judaism, gender, sexuality, health and disability / Chai-Yoel Korn --
Section 3: The life course --
Triremes and battered pineapple rings / Karen Pollock --
I am three : age and non-binary / Igi Moon --
Non-binary intersections and gender euphoria / Meg-John Barker --
Genderation : am I allowed to be non-binary too? / Lucy/Luc Nicholas --
Blood deal / Mud Howard --
The 'outsider's' journey to parenthood / Eli --
'Why are we using this changing room?' / Cal Orre --
No easy answers / Daniel Morrison --
Section 4: Bodies, health and wellbeing --
On borrowed spoons / Alex Iantaffi --
Dahlia among orchids : neither a boy nor girl 'on the inside', but gender-chaotic 'on the outside' / S.W. Underwood --
Is it still a body? / H Howitt --
Trans, autistic, and a lot more besides / Sam Hope --
Fleshing out non-binary / Francis Ray White --
Nursing whilst non-binary / Drew Simms.
Responsibility: edited by Jos Twist, Ben Vincent, Meg-John Barker, and Kat Gupta.


This wide-ranging and powerful collection of essays gathers together leading non-binary figures to explore how their gender identities intersect with multiple aspects of other identities including  Read more...


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In a world that at large still doesn't recognise non-binary gender identities, a book like this is incredibly vital and insightful. An important part of moving the conversation forward. -- Owl, film Read more...

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