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Kate Bornstein interviewed by Genia Stevens on SistersTalk Radio

Kate Bornstein interviewed by Genia Stevens on SistersTalk Radio

March 24, 2009

Kate Bornstein, official force of nature and author of Hello, Cruel World: 101 Alternatives to Suicide for Teens, Freaks and Other Outlaws, was interviewed on Sunday, March 22 by Genia Stevens of SistersTalk Radio, founder of the GayWallet.com community.

In particular, Kate talks about coming out as a transgender dyke, about her relationship with her mother throughout her life (“she loved all of the butch women I would bring home—they treated her so gallantly”), about the phenomenon of bisexual/transgender erasure, about her upcoming memoir from Seven Stories Press (Kate Bornstein is a Queer and Pleasant Danger)—and about her work with convincing teens to go on living.

Take a listen below:

For more essential Kate information, take a look at her blog at http://katebornstein.typepad.com/, or read her Passion Fruit Award-winning Hello, Cruel World from Seven Stories.

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