Dec
12
2019

Transgender Warriors: Trans Masc Summer Reading List

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It’s our last episode of the season! As Sam and Gemma settle into Summer, we thought we’d share Sam’s extensive list of books by trans masc and non-binary writers worthy of your attention. Let us know what your favs are at @trans_warriors on twitter and we’ll share them around.

Also, if you have an idea for our show next season, or even want to come in and be a guest host we’d love to have you. Get in touch at transgenderwarriors@joy.org.au

FICTION

Stone Butch Blues – Leslie Feinberg

Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl – Andrea Lawlor

Confessions of the Fox – Jordy Rosenberg

Sisters of No Mercy – Vincent Silk (AUS)

YOUNG ADULT

One in Every Crowd – Ivan E. Coyote

NON-FICTION

The Making of a Man – Maxim Februari

All the Beginnings: Quinn Eades (AUS)

Eugenia: A Man – Suzanne Falkiner (note: cis author, misgendering throughout)  (AUS)

Trans Like Me: C N Lester

Masculinity Crisis: How it Feels When you Start to Look Like them – Oliver Reeson (AUS)

We Both Laughed in Pleasure: The Selected Diaries of Lou Sullivan – Lou Sullivan, Ellis Martin and Zach Ozma

From Female to Male: The Life of Jack Bee Garland – Louis Sullivan

The Testosterone Files: My Hormonal and Social Transformation from Female to Male – Max Wolf Valerio

TRANS LEGAL THEORY

Normal Life: Administrative Violence, Critical Trans Politics and the Limits of Law – Dean Spade

GRAPHIC SHORT STORY

How to be a Gender Explorer – Samuel Luke (AUS)

PLAYLIST:

I Wanna Be Your Girlfriend – Ezra Furman 

When You Were Mine – Lambchop

Warrior Heart – Shawnee

I Love Hot Nights – Jonathan Richman and the Modern Lovers