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Jeffrey Marsh, Di(vine) Star

Jeffrey Marsh - VINE STAR -

  Jeffrey Marsh identifies as genderqueer and is an LGBTI+ advocate, host and author. Jeffrey is big on social media, creating Vine Videos with a positive, inclusive message. In 2015 Jeffrey was named “Red Carpet Correspondent” for MTV/LOGO and GLSEN. In August of this year, Penguin/Random House will publish Jeffrey’s first book, How To Be You. Stuart Russell spoke to Jeffrey Marsh ...

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Hebridean trans author pleased to play role in changing attitudes

Julie Clarke

  A trans woman who has written a book about her life has spoken of how she has been able to use her experiences to change attitudes. Julie Clarke, who lives on the Isle of Coll and whose book – Becoming Julie – was published in 2014, was speaking to KaleidoScot ahead of the inaugural Icon Awards, in which she ...

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Scots lesbian Ali Smith makes Booker longlist


Scottish lesbian author Ali Smith has been included in the longlist for this year’s Man Booker prize, which was announced today. Her novel, How to be Both, tells two intertwined stories of love and injustice and is among 13 books competing for literature’s most celebrated prize. The 52 year old author, who spent her youth in Inverness and Aberdeen but ...

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