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Something That May Shock and Discredit You
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Something That May Shock and Discredit You (Paperback)

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A New York Times bestselling author's sparkling memoir of changing genders whilst remaining a feminist.





Reasons for Transitioning: Want to impress good-looking ex; Want to upset good-looking ex; Bored of existing wardrobe, looking for excuse to buy all-new clothes that don't fit in a new way; Younger siblings getting too much attention; Neoliberalism??; Want to sing both parts of a duet at karaoke; Something about upper-body strength; Excited to reinforce a different set of sexist stereotypes; Cheaper haircuts; Just love layering shirts ...





From the beloved writer behind The Toast and Slate's 'Dear Prudence' column comes a personal essay collection exploring popular culture, literature, religion, and sexuality. With wit and compassion, Daniel Mallory Ortberg revisits beloved cultural and literary figures in the light of his transition.

BiographyMemoirsHumourHumour collections & anthologiesHumourTV tie-in humourPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesCultural StudiesPopular culture Publisher: Scribe Publications Publication Date: 11/06/2020 ISBN-13: 9781913348144  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Daniel Mallory Ortberg is the 'Dear Prudence' advice columnist at Slate, the co-founder of The Toast, and the New York Times bestselling author of Texts From Jane Eyre and The Merry Spinster.

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