I'm Afraid of Men by Vivek Shraya

I'm Afraid of Men

Vivek Shraya

nonfiction feminism gender lgbtqia+ memoir challenging emotional reflective slow-paced

96 pages | first published 2018


A trans artist explores how masculinity was imposed on her as a boy and continues to haunt her as a girl--and how we might re-imagine gender for the twenty-first century.Vivek Shraya has reason to be afraid. Throughout her life she's endured acts ...
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