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Archive for January, 2007

Sandra Alland Blogs About Nobody Passes: “A Must Read”

From Sandra Alland’s Blog:
“A must read non-fiction book: Nobody Passes, edited by Mattilda aka Matt Bernstein Sycamore. Although the book is marketed by Seal Press as being about gender (passing as male or female, trans, genderqueer, butch, femme etc), it’s also about race, class, sexuality, ability, and a million other […]

Nobody Passes is Reviewed In Now Magazine

“Ten years after Carol Queen and Lawrence Schimel’s PoMoSexuals: Challenging Assumptions About Gender And Sexuality (Cleis) broke the ground, Nobody Passes takes on the nouveaux queers, a generation of defiant revolutionaries hell-bent on ripping the confining box of gender into cardboard confetti.Mattilda collects 26 personal narratives and non-fiction essays on identity and assimilation. The authors […]

Tightrope Books Profiled in Quill and Quire

There’s a profile of my newbie publisher, Tightrope Books, in the January/February Issue of Quill and Quire. Get it on newstands today.

Bibliomania 2 / Descant 135

The Absinthe Literary Review: Unconvincing

Read Unconvincing in the Eros and Thanatos 2006 issue of The Absinthe Literary Review.

Between The Lines News

by Richard Labonte
January 1, 2007
Originally printed 1-4-2007 (Issue 1501 - Between The Lines News)
“Nobody Passes: Rejecting the Rules of Gender and Conformity,” edited by Mattilda aka Matt Bernstein Sycamore. Seal Press, 356 pages, $15.95 paper.
This is a dandy anthology of autobiographical essays by a smart array of sexual outlaws, societal misfits, gender deviants, and plain […]

Nobody Passes Book Tour

Preview of the book tour…
Wednesday, January 24 @ 7:30 p.m.
Modern Times Bookstore
888 Valencia (@ 20th)
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 282-9246
with Sandy Chang, Logan Gutierrez-Mock, Amy Andre, Jen Cross, Dominika Bednarska, Tommi Avicolli Mecca and Eric Stanley
Friday, February 9 @ 7:30 p.m.
Skylight Books
1818 N. Vermont Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90027
(323) 660-1175
with Jessica Hoffmann, Ruth Blandon, Irina Contreras, […]