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Ivan E. Coyote

Autor/a de Gender Failure

12+ obres 1,588 Membres 46 Ressenyes 7 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Ivan E. Coyote was born and raised in Whitchorse, Yukon and now resides in Vancouver with Deja the husky and Goliath the pomeranian-cross. Ivan is a writer whose first loves are live storytelling and performing with One Trick Rodeo, a spoken word musical collision.

Inclou aquests noms: Ivan Coyote, Ivan E. Coyote

Obres de Ivan E. Coyote

Gender Failure (2014) — Autor — 270 exemplars
Bow Grip (2007) 167 exemplars
Tomboy Survival Guide (2016) 160 exemplars
One in Every Crowd (2012) 129 exemplars
Missed Her (2010) 119 exemplars
Close to Spider Man (2000) 113 exemplars
The Slow Fix (2008) 111 exemplars
Loose End (2004) 101 exemplars
One Man's Trash: Stories (2002) 97 exemplars
Rebent Sinner (2019) 63 exemplars

Obres associades

Boys Like Her: Transfictions (1998) — Autor, algunes edicions176 exemplars
Take Me There: Trans and Genderqueer Erotica (2011) — Col·laborador — 94 exemplars
First Person Queer: Who We Are (So Far) (2007) — Col·laborador — 92 exemplars


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A rich, broad collection. Some of it's aged poorly, some of it feels exceptionally prescient. Not quite my gender(s) for the most part, but definitely some good folks in the general neighborhood. It's good to know your neighbors, everyone.
I started listing out favorite pieces but it got long enough that it stopped feeling entirely useful as an endeavor, which is a pretty positive note.
localgayangel | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | Mar 5, 2024 |
(bluestockings, NYC, 22 Nov 2016)

Not exactly what it says on the tin, but good all the same.
caedocyon | Hi ha 5 ressenyes més | Feb 26, 2024 |
In this book, Coyote recounts some of their most memorable experiences as a youngster, teenager, young adult. The focus is on their trans-experience, but they also talk about moments common to all of us: growing up in a family with all its ups and downs. This is what makes Coyote's book so endearing: while there are scenes that a cis-gendered person could never understand (notably bathrooms and pronouns), there are others that are all too familiar. Coyote also alternates between pain, joy and moments of pure grace: it is sometimes disheartening to read about prejudice but also so uplifting to come across kindness, consideration and respect.
My favourite scene: the gender reveal party which is Coyote displaying their humour at its best.
A heartwarming, heartbreaking, instructive read.
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Cecilturtle | Hi ha 5 ressenyes més | Jun 21, 2023 |
Sooooo damnnnnnn gooooood! Very grateful to have picked this up at the library tent at Pride, otherwise it would have languished on my to-read list for a lot longer.

As with any book of essays, some are better than others. A few random favorites (and these are mindblowingly good!): Amy Fox, Amber Dawn, Chandra Mayor. Jeanne Cordova's was probably the most disappointing and frustrating: for some reason, she thought it would be a good idea to make a linear scale on which to organize all the gender terms she knew.

That's basically the end of the review. I have really intense, personal feelings about a lot of these essays, which is not really review-fodder. But damn I appreciated finding this book. You might, too.
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caedocyon | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | May 8, 2023 |



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