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Gender Reveal

Dec 13, 2021

Tuck speaks with theorist, author, and abolitionist Da’Shaun Harrison (they/them). Topics include:

  • The way fatness functions as its own gender
  • Working towards a better world without hope that we’ll achieve it
  • Why the concept of health is unsalvageable 
  • Why we’re tired of talking about pronouns with cis people 
  • Plus: destroying gender!

This Week in Gender: WPATH’s Standards of Care 8 is open for public comment through Dec 16.

Find Da’Shaun and Belly of the Beast: The Politics of Anti-Fatness as Anti-Blackness at

References: “Mama’s Baby, Papa’s Maybe” by Hortense J. Spillers.

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Associate Producer: Ozzy Llinas Goodman
Logo: Ira M. Leigh
Music: Breakmaster Cylinder
Additional Music: “Littl John ” by Blue Dot Sessions
Sponsors: Enby (promo code: GenderReveal) and Rev Nat’s (promo code: SNACKS)