A New History of Gender
What does Harry Styles have in common with early modern Europeans? According to trans historian and activist Dr. Kit Heyam, author of Before We Were Trans: A New History of Gender, more than you might think. When we spoke recently, Heyam invoked both examples to unpack the complicated relationship between fashion and gender.
Don't forget to support Kit's research by picking up a copy of their book, Before We Were Trans: A New History of Gender!
Next Week's Reading
Readings for next week's lesson with Ricky Tucker are available here.