No library? No problem. I’m quarrying my own bookshelves for the choicest chops.
Feeld by Jos Charles
Language. It’s as slippery and fluid as gender. And some of us need poetry to grasp that. Charles, Jos. feeld. Minneapolis, MN: Milkweed Editions, 2018. Print. Genre: poetry Summary: Jos Charles, trans editor and poet, recipient of the Poetry Foundation’s 2016 Ruth Lily & Dorothy Sargent Rosenburg Fellowship, crafts poetry in Chaucer’s English to simulate… Continue reading Feeld by Jos Charles
Beyond Magenta by Susan Kuklin
Kuklin, Susan. Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out. New York: Candlewick, 2014. Print. Genre: Nonfiction Summary: Photographer Susan Kuklin compiles the stories of 6 transgender or gender-neutral teens as they transformed from male to female or female to male. Whichever way they go, these young souls discover that to be happy with who you are on the inside,… Continue reading Beyond Magenta by Susan Kuklin