PoMoSexuals: Challenging Assumptions About Gender and Sexuality
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Edited by Carol Queen & Lawrence Schimel PoMo: short for PostModern; in the arts, a movement following after and in direct reaction to Modernism; culturally, an outlook that acknowledges diverse and complex points of view. PoMoSexual: the queer erotic reality beyond the boundaries of gender, separatism, and essentialist notions of sexual orientation. Scroll down to reserve and borrow Leave your details in the form at the bottom to reserve or borrow, and then return the …
Delusions of Gender: The real science behind sex differences
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By Cordelia Fine Drawing on the latest research in neuroscience and psychology, Cordelia Fine debunks the myth of hardwired differences between men’s and women’s brains, unraveling the evidence behind such claims as men’s brains aren’t wired for empathy and women’s brains aren’t made to fix cars. She then goes one step further, offering a very different explanation of the dissimilarities between men’s and women’s behavior. Instead of a “male brain” and a “female brain,” Fine …
My Agender
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Price: $15.00 each | Available from GQA catch-ups Edited by Stef Tipping My Agender is a collection of personal stories which explore the interplay between gender and sexuality. The stories in this book are written from the heart and explore the pain, strength and courage it takes to express your authentic self. Identity, determination and individuality are common themes which each contributor displays with incredible honesty and vulnerability. Several stores reflect on past experiences and highlight …
Being Emily
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By Rachel Gold They say whoever you are it’s okay, you were born that way. Those words don’t comfort Emily because she was born Christopher and her insides know that her outsides are all wrong. Book kindly donated by Toni P. Scroll down to reserve and borrow Leave your details in the form at the bottom to reserve or borrow, and then return the book next month. Simple!
Queer Theory, Gender Theory: An instant primer
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By Riki Wilchins In this one-stop, no-nonsense introduction to the work of postmodern sex and gender theorists, nationally known gender activist Riki Wilchins clearly explains the key ideas that have shaped contemporary sex and gender studies. Scroll down to reserve and borrow Leave your details in the form at the bottom to reserve or borrow, and then return the book next month. Simple!
Transitioning female-to-male in Australia
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By FTM Australia Transitioning female-to-male in Australia is chock full of information and advice, explaining many facets of what you’re doing and why you’re doing it, in language you can understand. This friendly guidebook gives you the information you need to take charge of your own process to make this transition as comfortable and healthy as possible. Scroll down to reserve and borrow Leave your details in the form at the bottom to reserve or …
The Little Boy: A Special Story about Daddy
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by E Kelly & E Webster The little boy portrays one person’s experience of transsexualism. This book was designed by parents, one of whom is transsexual, to explain the condition to children. Scroll down to reserve and borrow Leave your details in the form at the bottom to reserve or borrow, and then return the book next month. Simple!
He did it her way: Carlotta, legend of Les Girls
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By James Cockington For 26 years from 1963 Carlotta was the undisputed queen of Kings Cross — the legend of Les Girls, a landmark theatre restaurant where all the women on stage are really drag queens. He Did It Her Way is a fascinating and often hilarious journey into her world as a performer and transexual who started life as a Balmain boy and went on to have one of the fist sex change operations …
My Story
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By Caroline Cossey Caroline ‘Tula’ Cossey was born a boy. Now she is a beautiful woman with a successful modeling career. My Story is Tula’s candid account of her struggles: her troubled childhood in northern England, her dreams of becoming a woman, the operations that liberated her sexually, and the journey from chorus gurl to James Bond girl to top international model. My Story is the tale of a woman’s battle for the body she needed to …
Katherine’s Diary
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By Katherine Cummings In 1986 John Cummings became Katherine Cummings and a while life changed. In this painfully honest account of John’s transformation into a woman, Katerhine tells of years of fantasizing and cross-dressing behind locked doors, of the betrayal felt by her family and the final relief of surgery. Katherine’s Diary covers a lifetime of self-discovery and self-destruction with acerbic wit and crisp observation. Scroll down to reserve and borrow Leave your details in the form …