"It wasn't until I started the award at 14 that I realised I identified as a trans male
. It was a very hard time for me but I realised people want to do good in the world and that they wouldn't be as dismissive of me as I thought.
"It wasn't until I started the award at 14 that I A-realised I identified as a trans male
* Actor/writer Jamie Black (a veteran of The Factory and Noble Fool theaters) examines gender roles from his perspective as a trans male
in "It's My Penis (And I'll Cry if I Want to)." Black's solo show runs Friday, Jan.
"I just got cast in an indie film in which I play a butch lesbian, which is really funny because I don't identify as butch as much as boyish--but still, I run the gamut, being cast as a lesbian or a young trans male
character, or someone in-between."
In another (https://www.instagram.com/p/BVStWHhB-Ve/?taken-by=allyleesteinfeld) post in June, Steinfeld referred to herself as "Trans male
to female and I am mostly lesbian but pansexual."
"changes in the matrix" that might allow a trans male
prisoner the extreme liberty of purchasing an exorbitantly-priced pair of boxer shorts, even though he must use funds earned at a prison job paying less than a dollar an hour.
Alexandros Constansis, a trans male
singer, discussed the experience of changing from an alto to a tenor to a baritone throughout his transition (2008, par.
These examples of black trans male
privilege and the consequences of black masculinity are important to the larger LGBT community.
As longtime Curve readers and alternative music Ens know, Silveira is not only the leader of Canadian rock band the Cliks but also a transgender male, the first trans male
, in fact, to be signed to a major label.
"It was a really scary time," says Silveira, notingthat he consulted with doctors, coaches, and other trans male
vocalists who had successfully transitioned and continued singing.
Though one of the Cliks' heaviest tracks, "Complicated," appears on the compilation L Tunes: Music From and Inspired by The L Word, Silveira isn't entirely thrilled with that show's pertrayal of the trans male