Book Review: Transgender History
By, Terri Schlichenmeyer
In the newly updated book Transgender History by Susan Stryker, you’ll see how the transgender movement started and where it goes next. Though Transgender History is a revised edition of a book first published a decade ago, it has a fresh feel. It’s breezy and casually readable. There’s no stuffiness here and no air of the scholarly. Stryker makes this history accessible for people who want a story and not a textbook. For anyone who wants a basic, yet lively, overview of trans life in America, Transgender History is a great start.
Transgender History: The Roots of Today’s Revolution, Revised Edition is written by Susan Stryker and published by Seal Press.