Reading List

The Queer Zine Archive Project has many, many writings by TGNC and queer people.

A Queer and Pleasant Danger, Hello Cruel World: 101 Alternatives to Suicide for Teens, Freaks, and Other Outlaws, My Gender Workbook, & Gender Outlaw—by Kate Bornstein

Both Sides Now: One Man’s Journey through Womanhood—by Dhillon Khosla

Butch is a Noun—by S. Bear Bergman

Exile and Pride: Disability, Queerness and Liberation—by Eli Clare

From the Inside Out: Radical Gender Transformation, FTM and Beyond—by Morty Diamond

GenderQueer: Voices from Beyond the Sexual Binary—Edited by Joan Nestle, Riki Wilchins, and Clare Howell.

I Rise—by Toni Newman

Just Add Hormones: An Insider’s Guide to the Transsexual Experience—by Matt Kailey

Kicked Out—Edited by Sassafras Lowrey

Mark 947: A Life Shaped by God, Gender, and Force of Will—by Calbernia Addams

Nobody Passes: Rejecting the Rules of Gender Conformity, Why Are Faggots So Afraid of Faggots, and That’s Revolting! Queer Strategies for Resisting Assimilation—by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore

Persistence: All Ways Butch and Femme and many other works—by Ivan Coyote

She’s Not There—by Jennifer Finney Boylan.

Tango: My Childhood, Backwards and in High Heels—by Justin Vivian Bond

The Testosterone Files—by Max Valerio Wolf

The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals—by Stephanie Brill and Rachel Pepper

Through the Door of Life: A Jewish Journey Between Genders—by Joy Ladin.

Trans Forming Families: Real Stories About Transgendered Loved Ones—by M. Boenke.

Transgender History—by Susan Stryker

Transgender Liberation, Transgender Warriors, and Stone Butch Blues—by Leslie Feinberg.

Transgender Rights—by Paisley Currah

Transgender Voices: Beyond Women and Men and Becoming a Visible Man—by Jamison Green.

Transition and Beyond: Observations on Gender Identity—by Redi Vanderurgh

Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and the Scapegoating of Femininity—by Julia Serrano

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