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Sex changes : the politics of transgenderism

Author: Patrick Califia
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Cleis Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Writing about both male-to-female and female-to-male transsexuals, Califia examines the lives of early transgender pioneers like Christine Jorgenson, Jan Morris and Mark Rees, and contemporary transgender activists like Kate Bornstein.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Califia, Patrick, 1954-
Sex changes.
San Francisco, Calif. : Cleis Press, ©1997
(OCoLC)654734209
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Califia
ISBN: 1573440728 9781573440721
OCLC Number: 36824894
Awards: Short-listed for Lambda Literary Awards (Transgender) 1997
Description: 309 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Transsexual autobiography : the first wave --
Father figures : the gender scientists --
The backlash : transphobia in feminism --
The berdache wars and "passing women" follies : transphobia in gay academia --
Contemporary transsexual autobiography --
The invisible gender outlaws : partners of transgendered people --
Trashing the clinic and burning down the beauty parlor : activism transmutes pitiable patients into feisty gender radicals --
The future of gender and transgenderism.
Responsibility: Pat Califia.

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Writing about both male-to-female and female-to-male transsexuals, Califia examines the lives of early transgender pioneers like Christine Jorgenson, Jan Morris and Mark Rees, and contemporary transgender activists like Kate Bornstein.

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