Essays & Editorials

Essays

The following are my externally-published essays. I also self-publish essays and write blog posts of varying lengths. My book, The A–Z of Gender and Sexuality, will be published in the spring of 2019 and is available for pre-order now.

Navigating Grindr as a Non-Binary Trans Boy // The Nopebook // 19 August 2017

“Fuck Passing: Class, Respectability, and Trans Healthcare” // Strike! Magazine, issue 18 // Summer 2017

“Privacy on the margins”, in Queer Privacy: Essays from the margins of society [digital and paperback] pp.36–41 // edited by Sarah Jamie Lewis // Mascherari Press // 8 May 2017

Trans necropolitics: a practical guide // Beyond The Binary // 19 March 2017

I Pity The Cis // SALT. Magazine, issue 9 // February 2017

The Best Album of 2016 (Yes, Already): HOPELESSNESS by Anohni // Beyond The Binary // 29 May 2016

Review of “Stories Of A Queer Brown Muddy Kid” by Travis Alabanza // Beyond The Binary // 4 April 2016

Gendered Antagonisms // the Occupied Times // March 2016

Inside Yarl’s Wood // Morning Star* // 21 November 2015

How To Stop Worrying And Embrace A Nuclear North Korea // The Guardian // 16 September 2015

The Koreas, Bastion of Cold War Realism The Diplomat // 25 June 2015

King, Wi, B-52: North Korea’s Rational Dis-Invitation To The US Special Envoy On Human Rights // Sino-NK // 13 April 2015

The Trans-Queer Fear Of Appearing Heteronormative // The Most Cake // 26 March 2015

ASEAN Is Not A Security Community (Yet) // The Diplomat // 10 March 2015

Is North Korea a Rational Actor? The Wrong and Right Questions to Ask // Sino-NK // 5 December 2013

*0/10 would not recommend this publication, they have since published transphobic “gender critical” pieces
†Ditto obvious caveats for The Guardian

Editorial

Ensure your gender is respected and your wishes carried out after your death: information for trans people in England and Wales // Editor, in collaboration with The Corpse Project and Gendered Intelligence // December 2016

Accountability at DIY Space For London: Overview, Handbook, Procedural Guide and How-To // Co-editor in DSFL Accountability Working Group collective // April 2016

Doing It Better zine // Co-editor // 13 February 2016

Dysphoria: A map of wounds // Copy editor // Dysphoria Collective // January 2016

BAKS Papers 16 // Production editor // The British Association Of Korean Studies // July 2015

Tongsin | 통신  [Analysis of DPRK state media and the North Korean perspective on China] // Editor // Sino-NK // January–June 2014