Down With These So-Called “Gender Categories”! 

cuts in the past

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A couple of weeks ago, a prize-winning author named E. J. Levy announced that her novel about Dr. James Barry, a nineteenth-century British surgeon, was going to be published by Little, Brown. We of course know little about the content of this book, and as a scholar of nineteenth century Britain I look forward to reading it, probably. One thing we do kn…

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