Transgendered/Intersexed - Week 3

Transgendered/Intersexed - Week 3 - 1/10/11 Readings...

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1/10/11 1 Transgendered/ Intersexed Week 3 Readings… Who will make room for the intersexed? Sex and the trans man. The five sexes. Ambiguous bodies and deviant sexualities: hermaphrodites, homosexuality, and surgery in the United States, 1850-1904. FILM: Transgender Revolution Hermaphroditus Greek god, body- body fused with a body of a nymph he fell in love with The five sexes… What are the 5 sexes Fausto-Sterling outlines? True hermaphrodite/ intersexed Male pseudo hermaphrodite
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1/10/11 2 Female pseudo hermaphrodite/intersexed Western culture and intersexuality Only two sexes: “abnormalities” are caught at birth Laws Good website: http://faculty.mdc.edu/jmcnair/ EDG2701%20All%20Classes/Sex%20and %20Sexism%20(rev).htm Emma “Would you have to remove that vagina? I don’t know about that because that’s my meal ticket. If you did that, I would have to quit my husband and go to work, so I think I’ll keep it and stay as I am.
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2011 for the course SYP 4060 taught by Professor Brown during the Spring '11 term at University of Florida.

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Transgendered/Intersexed - Week 3 - 1/10/11 Readings...

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