Does the question of language get to the heart of trans history as a field?
Many in the trans community feared the power that a psychiatric diagnosis lends professionals over trans lives.
Ancient Romans’ transgressive gender performances were reserved only for fiction and fantasy, spirituality and the state.
In the mid-1970s, South African parliamentarians legalized sex reassignment surgery based on understandings of transsexualism from Jan Morris’s Conundrum.
The sixth century saw the emergence of a new understanding of the concept of incest, which was swiftly legislated in both secular and canon law.
Despite the strong political, economic and military alliance between Eastern Bloc countries, they did not adopt a uniform position towards homosexuality.
Reflections on the #MeToo movement from the NotchesBlog crew and friends.