looking up the ridiculous “passing” tips the internet gives to trans women and laughing at them.
1. Check road for double-line. If double-line, YOU SHALL NOT PASS.
2. Check mirror for traffic.
3. Change lane.
4. Speed up.
5. YOU ARE SUCCESSFULLY PASSING! WHEE!
6. Return to original lane.
7. Slow down.
8. Continue driving as normal.
"She needs to stop explaining and start doing": Imogen Binnie talks to Dan Fishback about Nevada
Imogen Binnie is the author of our latest pick, Nevada, and is also a musician and popular blogger. Dan Fishback is a playwright and musician who Emily first met in Hebrew school at Temple Emanuel. In this interview, they discuss being “queer famous,” Barthes, the Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival, which character in the book is most like Imogen (spoiler alert: not Maria!) theory vs. praxis, and which book Imogen would like to gay-marry.
I’m kind of obsessed with you, so let’s start there. How are you dealing with being queer famous?
This is a really great interview and I recommend reading it.