Archive for January, 2007
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 […]
“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 […]
There’s a profile of my newbie publisher, Tightrope Books, in the January/February Issue of Quill and Quire. Get it on newstands today.
Read Unconvincing in the Eros and Thanatos 2006 issue of The Absinthe Literary Review.
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 […]
Preview of the book tour…
Wednesday, January 24 @ 7:30 p.m.
Modern Times Bookstore
888 Valencia (@ 20th)
San Francisco, CA 94110
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.
1818 N. Vermont Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90027
with Jessica Hoffmann, Ruth Blandon, Irina Contreras, […]