The Trans-Queer Fear Of Appearing Heteronormative

I wrote a piece for queer London magazine The Most Cake about trans and queer assimilations into heteronormativity: When trans people first come out, there’s a societal expectation that their gender expression will be traditionally masculine/feminine in line with their newly declared gender identity. Social … Continue readingThe Trans-Queer Fear Of Appearing Heteronormative

(Trans) Gender Matters: A Primer on Trans Theory and International Security

International Relations is blind to both gender (as feminists point out) and gender diversity (a point many feminists miss). Breaking the gender binary in international security illuminates issues of unexamined power relations, identity, visibility, and most importantly it forces us to question entrenched dichotomies and consider the space and fluidity between polarities. … Continue reading(Trans) Gender Matters: A Primer on Trans Theory and International Security