Trapped in the Wrong Theory: Rethinking Trans Oppression and Resistance

Volume: 39, Issue: 2, Pages: 383 - 406
Published: 1 Jan, 2014

Abstract
AbstractIn this essay, I defend an account of trans oppression and resistance that departs from the prevailing transgender model. While I show why both the “trapped in the wrong body” model and the transgender model are problematic, I also illuminate how the former can be seen as a resistant narrative. The new account has two key ideas. First, I draw from Maria Lugones’s work to defend a model of multiple meanings, arguing that the traditional...


Paper Details
Title
Trapped in the Wrong Theory: Rethinking Trans Oppression and Resistance
DOI
Published Date
Jan 1, 2014
Journal
Volume
39
Issue
2
Pages
383 - 406
Trends
Citation Distributions
This website uses cookies.
We use cookies to improve your online experience. By continuing to use our website we assume you agree to the placement of these cookies.
To learn more, you can find in our Privacy Policy.