Posts Tagged ‘identity’

So Brown: Mini-Interview

01/04/2011  |  No Comments

"Try to be kind to yourself, try not to self-destruct. One day you will have a really beautiful life, and you'll be able to write awesome songs about all the hard years along the way, and you will have an important place in the world surrounded by lots of people who love you."more

National Coming Out Day & Matthew Shepard

10/12/2009  |  2 Comments

October is my favorite month - I'm going to state it officially for the record. It's got some significant gay... more

SweLL featuring Anna Camilleri, Ivan E Coyote, & Lyndell Montgomery

09/22/2009  |  6 Comments

Two of my favorite butches on the planet - and the fabulous addition of femme Anna Camilleri - have collaborated... more

“Is it a trans characteristic to wear a cock?”: Cock-centricity and Gender Identity

09/17/2009  |  12 Comments

Back in April, for Sugarbutch's third anniversary, I offered up an "ask me anything" thread where readers could ask any... more

Definitions of Butch & Femme

09/11/2009  |  22 Comments

Way back in April, for Sugarbutch's third anniversary, I offered up an "ask me anything" thread where readers could ask... more

Define: Identity Alignment Assumptions

12/02/2008  |  17 Comments

An identity alignment assumption is the assumption that one's identity categories align with what is either a stereotype or a dominant compulsory cultural norm. more

in praise of femmes: the architecture of identity

09/05/2008  |  22 Comments

This is what I learned at the Femme Conference. Oh, the Femme Conference. I have so much to say about what... more

intentional vs ‘natural’ gender

07/07/2008  |  8 Comments

I did not ever mean to attempt that there is some hierarchy in having an "intentional gender" verses a "natural... more

Lesbian stereotypes, reclaiming language, and activism

07/01/2008  |  11 Comments

Yet another case in point: Butch, skinhead, wife-beating, pint drinkers? "Butch, femme, dyke - what kind of lesbian are you? Jeni... more

gender frustrations and clarifications

05/27/2008  |  16 Comments

I haven't been posting much of substance here since the heated discussion On Misperceiving Someone as Femme or Butch and the... more