“We need less pity and more stories about recovery” – Jesse Ashman on why it’s important to highlight trans resilience

Transgender people are often portrayed as having sad lives, needing of pity and as having poor mental health. In this blog post I am attempting to problematise the pity that is afforded to trans people and to suggest the importance of highlighting recovery in trans narratives. One of the first times I was made aware… Continue reading “We need less pity and more stories about recovery” – Jesse Ashman on why it’s important to highlight trans resilience