The Shape of Sex reveals how and why efforts to define “the human” so often hinged on ideas about nonbinary sex.
Tag: gender identity
How, when, and why left-leaning Latin American governments responded to the demands of feminist, women’s, and LGBT movements.
One 1771 advertisement sought the recapture of an enslaved person known by two names: Cato and Miss Betty Cooper.
In the mid-1970s, South African parliamentarians legalized sex reassignment surgery based on understandings of transsexualism from Jan Morris’s Conundrum.
How might historians make sense of trans in past tenses?