We're finally hitting a stride in the world of trans cinema, and the film community is taking note! Here are my top seven trans-centric feature films that are a must-see. Keep your eyes peeled for these titles if you haven't...
"Most of the new North American poets I've liked lately share a surface difficulty: they tease or demand or frustrate; they're hard or impossible to paraphrase; and they try not to tell stories."
-- Stephen Burt, Close Calls with Nonsense
It’s seemed to...
The odds of Gavin and I living in the same (relatively small) city for several years, inhabiting a shared queer community and never meeting are quite small. Alas, it appears we defied the odds. I am disappointed that I never...
It’s about time that a multifaceted and diverse representation of trans themes, stories, and characters that mirror, validate, educate, and empower trans folks are being expressed and seen through the medium of film/media! Trans Cinema is hot, here, and now!...
Brothers is a new webseries about four trans guy friends out of Brooklyn, NY created by filmmaker Emmett Lundberg. One of the only trans male focused series out there, Brothers is in their final week to raise funds to help with the creation...
Following my review of her new crime novel, Transition to Murder, I had the pleasure of interviewing fellow trans writer/editor Renee James. Like many younger trans folks, I crave opportunities where I can listen to trans elders tell me about...
Name: Brethan Wentz
Sign: Aries, with Pisces tendencies
Lives: Seattle, Washington. Pacific Northwest Dweller.
Passion: The outdoors. Currently studying Forest Management and Geographical Information Systems for Natural Resources practices.
Dog: Jeffery (the most human dog ever), cocker spaniel shitzu mix
Favorite movie: Pillow Talk, with...
List compiled by Emet Tauber
A list of United States Pride events -- including Trans* Marches and Trans* Pride Parties -- from now through September! Have an event to add to the list that we missed? Comment below!
Lately I have been particularly drawn to the “before and after” transition photos that populate my Facebook newsfeed from time to time—the “before” referring to any number of things: pre-hormones, pre-decision to live daily as the gender of one’s choosing,...