Hello friends, Last week, The Stage Mirror had its first birthday. It’s been a week since I wrote for the newsletter, and so I thought I’d send you all…
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Yoko Ono, Painting to Hammer a Nail (1961) I don’t usually do this, and I’m going to keep it brief, but basically I guess I was recently alerted to the…
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The boy I’m gonna Yoko is the most masculine one in his band. He’s the one with the smirk that you love, which I’m going to turn into a sneer that you …
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mild spoilers for the Bojack Horseman finale below; also some graphic descriptions of gender dysphoria. Sometimes, trans women take Viagra, or equivale…
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The first half of this conversation is up at the Shatner Chatner. Daniel Lavery: Now seems like the appropriate time to link to Every Time Liz Lemon Wa…
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…there are a couple of pornographic images towards the end of this essay, please be warned… I was talking on here the other day about the first porn I …
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At last, my essay “The King’s Two Anuses: Trans Feminism and Free Speech” has been published by Differences: you can read it here if you have instituti…
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The first time I came to New York on my own, was on or slightly after my twentieth birthday, 03/17/2003. Historians will note that on or around that da…
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Yesterday afternoon I participated in a roundtable discussion commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the Stonewall riots. My paper, below, attempted…
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This morning I spoke at an MLA roundtable commemorating the hundredth anniversary of Freud’s paper “Beyond the Pleasure Principle.” It was a really sur…
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elegy for a nice dress I acquired in or around 2003
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