Trans As Everyday Culture

This seminar focussed on the emergence of Trans social networks, social movements and citizenship struggles. It explored the impact of digital technology and web based resources on gender and sexuality activism and new identifications. Key themes included digital technology and social networking, transformations in everyday vernaculars of gender and sexuality, everyday lives and ‘on the ground’ experiences.


Surya Monro
‘Theorising Gender Diversity: Current trans, future directions’

Natacha Kennedy
‘Prisoners of Lexicon; Young Trans people and trans children: a Social Activity Analysis’

Ruth Pearce & Kirsty Lohman
‘Trans Music Isn’t: De/constructing DIY identities’

Freiya Benson
‘Genderfork – true stories from the edge of gender identity’


Summaries of roundtable discussion

Kat Gupta

Lyndsey Moon

Deborah Lynne Steinberg

Seminar Documents


Concluding Thoughts

Trans as Everyday Culture


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