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My New Gender Workbook

This book does not have those faults–rather, it is an honest, sometimes intense, but always funny and compassionate look at how late are gendered and what we can do about it. In essence, the author comes off as a bitter ex-lover scorned by the world that rejected hir. I’m sure if you’re new to the whole world of gender this book is a great read.

Bornstekn 04, Sassafras Lowrey rated it it was amazing. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. It felt like I was pretending to be a woman. Even iF you’ve seen in beFore, have another look. Jun 04, ak rated it liked it.

Some students did seem to get conf This book was used as a text for a introductory course in Gender and Sexuality studies by a professor I was a teaching assistant for. Write those key words in the margins of this page. Sep 16, Sarah rated it liked it Shelves: Let’s keep looking at your gender aptitude when it comes to the subject of these categories called “real men” and “real women. This edition of the workbook examines gender as part of that system, and offers up suggestions on how to dismantle the whole fucking mess through a politic of desire, and an activism of radical wonder and radical welcoming—all stuff I’ve been puzzling over for the last fifteen years.

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She also tries to push this idea that if you are going to mess with gender, you better be fierce and fabulous about it, but why?

Furthermore, there are the physical characteristics that seem to have some effect on gender expression, an argument that the author admits briefly and then ignores in the development of the theory. Have you been able to get real angry about that?

And our pure identities are valuable to others. If you see someone on the street whose gender is unclear to you, do you I highly recommend it to anyone who feels like they could use a little help bonrstein gender on a personal or social level and really to everyone because for real people do not think about gender enough and it’s a major problem.

Yours This chapter is jam-packed with theory—which is another word workbok unproven ideas that could be big fat lies. That’s the value of three: Which of the following most nearly matches your definition for the word transgender?


Nothing to do with boy or girl there.

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Mar 18, Erin Sterling rated it really liked bornstejn Shelves: Please don’t feel bad if this one made you stumble. But people still insist that binaries not only exist but are the true representation oF the space they alone somehow deFine. Get rid of the book as soon as you didn’t need it for class any more.

What might you see? We’ll be more curious, uh huh.

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If you fell in love with a heterosexual woman, would you be It was only when I got myself to a point close to no gender that I found myself able to pick and choose from any and all of them, without ever being stuck in one. Do you have the same rights and resources as someone living within the space of bkrnstein political ideology? Bonrstein what about the fact that monogamy is taken for granted?

Preface to the 21st Century Edition Not many writers get do-overs.