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Mar 29, 2021

Tuck speaks with activist and author Jeffrey Marsh (they/them). (CW: mentions of transphobia and suicidality.) Topics include: 

  • Why labels can’t fix bigotry
  • Talking about transness on conservative TV
  • Dealing with transphobic internet comments
  • Is feeling fake or alone fundamental to being trans?
  • Plus: Mr. Rogers,...

Mar 22, 2021

Tuck speaks with Francisco J. Galarte (he/him). Dr. Galarte is the author of Brown Trans Figurations and a founding editor of TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly.

 Topics include: 

  • When to use (and avoid) the “x” in Latinx and Chicanx
  • Why hate crime laws don't help trans people of color 
  • Imagining a world for...

Mar 15, 2021

Tuck speaks with Torrey Peters (she/her), author of Detransition, Baby. Topics include: 

  • A brief history of t4t tattoos
  • The secrets of real-life trans supervillains
  • Why Torrey's moving past trans separatism 
  • Four generations of trans history buried in a twitter beef
  • Plus: FTF transsexuals, disaster euphoria, writing...

Mar 8, 2021

Tuck answers more advice questions with BFF of the show Mckenzee Griffler (she/her). Topics include:

  • How do I come out to my boyfriend?
  • Can cis people use X gender markers?
  • Is a relationship automatically queer if someone is trans?
  • What does it feel like to like your name?
  • Do my birth certificate and license need to...

Mar 1, 2021

Tuck answers advice questions with Tehya (they/them), a nonbinary therapist. Topics include:

  • Are my recent dysphoria feelings “real”? 
  • Do I have to share my pronouns?
  • How do I handle my partner’s transphobic friend? 
  • Why do I think I’m going to get dumped for having top surgery?
  • Plus: sailing, cis binding, and...