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York University
Human Rights and Equity Studies
HREQ 1920
Elizabeth Brule

November 12 2013HREQ 1920 Lecture Gendered IntimacyTrans terminology Trans identities links them together is a rejection of the normative experience of sex gender and biology as defined in hetero normativity Trans includes a wide variety of identifications gender queer transgender transsexual gender variant identitiesTrans identifies also identify and go beyond these categories and specify cross dressers drag king and queens lesbians many different identities under this term A single individual might identify with more than one of these identities categoriesGender identity the gender that a person is identified by chosen or at birth doesnt necessarily link with biological sexQueer is an umbrella term that identifies lesbians those who question their sexuality gay men bisexuals and non labelling people transgender folks anyone who is not heterosexualQueer has been reclaimed as a statement of empowerment by some under this categoryAnyone categorized or identified as Queer does not fall under th
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