Recently, issues related to gender identity and expression, transgender identity, and the emerging
identity of ‘genderqueer’ have received a great deal of attention in the lay and professional circles.
BVSSC has been deeply involved in these issues on a number of fronts, including co-sponsoring and
participating in trans-related events, co-sponsoring the development of a documentary, “Faces and Facets
of Transgender Experience,” and conducting a number of trainings related to gender identity/expression and
We decided to have a dedicated page for these topics simply because there is so much material available
these days. Please enjoy surfing around the page, and please feel free to suggest additional material if you
Definitions – What is gender, what do the terms mean?
Items of interest – New items, newly discovered items, striking stuff
Readings, resources, and videos