Communization and the Abolition of Gender by Maya Andrea Gonzalez from the book Communization and its Discontents: Contestation, Critique ... http://libcom.org/files/Communization-and-its-Discontents-Contestation-C...
Discussion on Theorie Communiste's treatment of gender.
This is my third issue. This format was really experimental, and a bit of a failure. So I scanned it as best as I could into a readable format. I am totally open to comments, suggestions, critique, and ideas. read more »
This is an essay I wrote to help me sort through my thoughts about rape, abuse, objectification, female self-hatred, street harassment and a few other things. It's based off of my own personal experiences as well as the stories of friends and family members.
Occupy communique from the Baltimore Feminist Reading Group // Women and Trans* Conspiracy from Hell (W.A.T.C.H.)
This is the second issue of TransParent Writings. Explains the order of events.
I made this (my first zine ever) after a phone call with my mom about my daughter's gender identity. More issues to come, namely one that explains more of the back-story.
Issue 2, after The Swan the Vulture. Update on discussions with cis-male partner re: consent. Aftermath of intimate rape. Strategies of avoiding future fucked-up power dynamics in relationships and LIFE. Etc.
This PDF excludes centrefold drawing, 'cos I ain't got no scannnneeerrr. Sawrry.
Download PDF from this link: http://annavo.wordpress.com/new-zine-the-swan-the-vulture/
Blurring Gender is a comic zine that explains some basic gender theory and explores why all of us can and should be a part of queering gender.
To make the comic - print it double-sided and then cut in the middle to assemble it has a half page zine.
A look at my life through radical feminist eyes.
http://zinelibrary.info/files/sift.pdf (10.8 mb)
This pamphlet was made to accompany a cinema screening, the Thorough Cleaning Triple Bill, about gender, feminism, work and cleaning up at a squatted space in South London. The pamphlet and screening are part of the Full Unemployment Cinema 2011-2012 programme. We'll put the whole series of small pamphlets up here.
FULL UNEMPLOYMENT CINEMA read more »
A poetic surrealist-feminist text from 70s Australia.
untorelli (at) riseup.net
At the time of this writing I am filled with rage. Occupy Oakland, on its second week, was raided by an overwhelming force of approximately 800 police in riot gear. I was there, ready to defend when police from all entrances to Oscar Grant Plaza rushed in with sticks and began beating people. Their tactics were simple but effective: rush in with overwhelming numbers and push out those that intended to stay for a fight, slowly crush resilience of those who took up the tactic of civil disobedience by linking arms and protecting the camp. They beat people with sticks, shot people with rubber bullets, obliterated ear-drums with flash-bang grenades, and choked them with tear gas.
Transcending Anatomy is a guide to help partners of trans people navigate bodies and sex. It starts by unpacking some common assumptions, then goes through strategies for understanding your partner’s body, what language to use, and what feels good for them. It also also talks about getting comfortable with physical contact, dealing with dysphoria, and creative ways to work within limits. read more »