Reflections from Tiq Milan on His Journey Into Manhood

For Transgender Men, Clothing Can Be Self-Determination

“For a lot of trans men, having to grow up in girls clothes is a traumatic misgendering every single day. But the process of coming into masculinity is as varied as masculine expression itself. Queer masculinity makes room for men to define their bodies and manhood by what feels right to them. One element of that can be physically changing the body — and thus changing one’s clothes.”

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