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The Body Public

With the first appointment at the sexual health center now behind me, I find myself on the path that leads to medical transition. It’s a slow and winding path, deliberately and understandably so. 935 more words


Leigh Whannell’s The Invisible Man Is Filming Sooner Than Expected

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For a while it very much looked like Universal Pictures had a clear idea what it wanted to do with the company’s classic lineup of monsters, but things didn’t exactly wind up going as planned. 17 more words


The -private- photos of Marie Høeg & Bolette Berg

A friend this weekend directed my attention to the this tweet thread by Ann Louise Avery, in which Avery recounts the story of Marie Høeg and Bolette Berg. 195 more words


Aurora Leigh Review

This is one of those texts I didn’t expect to enjoy as much as I did. Aurora Leighmuch like Paradise Lostis a novel that is entirely written in poetic verse–if that sound terrible to you then move on, I understand. 318 more words


A year of queer cinema

I’ve been searching for a way to organize 2019 as a year dedicated to queer cinema. It hasn’t been easy to find a pre-existing catalogue of queer film art, other than a one-at-a-time search and find. 300 more words



Oh, joy.  A trip out to lovely Leigh.  Something always happens there, even if it is just the birds hovering overhead waiting for a carcass. 380 more words

Speech, Gender, Catcher.

Mary Beard wrote this in her brief, vigorous manifesto Women & Power:

“Public speech was a — if not the — defining attribute of maleness. Or, to quote a well known Roman slogan, the elite male citizen could be summed up as  1,097 more words