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bell hooks and Laverne Cox in a Public Dialogue at The New School

bell hooks and Laverne Cox Show Us the Way

How to build dialog between trans women and radical feminists

Hope for Healing

High Heels and Wigs

Laverne Cox in her blonde wig and high heels speaks into a microphone
Laverne Cox in her blonde wig and high heels speaks into a microphone
Laverne Cox speaking on traditional femininity

Self-Determination

Trans Visibility is Subversive

The high heels and the blonde wig have become weapons against the entrapments of gender expectations.

Power to Create Change

Trans rights are about breaking the bonds of gender expectation and that is perfectly aligned with breaking the bonds of misogyny and with freedoms of sexuality.

Understanding Each Other

Expanding Ideas of Womanhood

The Place of Identity Politics Within Feminism

How to Move the Conversation Forward

“But I do believe that learning takes place in the harmonious space, the space that you and I are embodying tonight.” — bell hooks

bell hooks in an armchair with a microphone
bell hooks in an armchair with a microphone
bell hooks on creating harmonious space

A Recipe for Healing

Father, transman, teacher, and storyteller

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