Pronouns and PIFA: The great judy question
Published on March 20, 2018 with Broad Street Review.
It’s too confusing, someone said to me recently, when I tried explaining the difference between sexuality and gender identity. L, G, B, T, Q, or whatever else — it’s all too much to think about.
It’s not the first time I’ve heard this, somewhere in the land between hatred for queer and transgender people and the fear that, should you incorrectly acknowledge the identity of a person who does not conform to your customary gender concept, that person will pounce on your error in a flare of offense. Read more.