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Leslie Feinberg

Why We Still Need Leslie Feinberg

The Atlantic - ‎1 hour ago‎
In 1993, transgender activist Leslie Feinberg published Stone Butch Blues, hir second book, a novelized version of hir life so far as a butch lesbian. (Feinberg published six books, including Transgender Liberation: A Movement Whose Time Has Come (1992), ...

The Queer Community Mourns 'Warrior' Leslie Feinberg

VICE - ‎14 hours ago‎
The book's award-winning author, Leslie Feinberg, died at home in Syracuse, New York, on November 15 from complications resulting from a variety of tick-borne diseases including Lyme disease, babeisiosis, and protomyxzoa rheumatica. Feinberg's ...

Pioneer Trans Activist Leslie Feinberg Has Passed Away at 65

Jezebel - ‎14 hours ago‎
Leslie Feinberg, the activist and author of Stone Butch Blues, has passed away after a decades-long battle with tick-borne infections. Hir amazing final words were "Remember me as a revolutionary communist." As an activist, Feinberg—who preferred to be ...

Leslie Feinberg, Transgender Lesbian, Activist, Author, and Revolutionary Dies ...

Autostraddle - ‎16 hours ago‎
Leslie Feinberg, who identified as an anti-racist white, working-class, secular Jewish, transgender, lesbian, female, revolutionary communist, died on November 15. She succumbed to complications from multiple tick-borne co-infections, including Lyme ...

HRC Remembers Leslie Feinberg

Human Rights Campaign (blog) - ‎12 hours ago‎
The pioneering and longtime advocate Leslie Feinberg, best known for the groundbreaking 1993 novel Stone Butch Blues, died November 15 from complications of a decades-long fight against a tick-borne illness. Feinberg's influence was vast -- including ...

Leslie Feinberg, Stone Butch Blues author and transgender campaigner, dies at 65

The Guardian - ‎16 hours ago‎
Leslie Feinberg, the author of the seminal transgender novel Stone Butch Blues, has died at home in Syracuse, New York, at the age of 65. An obituary written by Feinberg's wife, Minnie Bruce Pratt, said Feinberg was “an anti-racist white, working class, ...

Transgender Pioneer Leslie Feinberg of Stone Butch Blues Has Died

Advocate.com - ‎16 hours ago‎
She was a pioneer in trans and lesbian issues, workers rights, and intersectionality long before anyone could define the phrase. Her partner, Minnie Bruce Pratt, and family offered us this obituary.

Leslie Feinberg: Revolutionary Communist, Transgender Warrior

Liberation - ‎12 hours ago‎
Editor's Note: Because Leslie Feinberg preferred the pronouns “she/zie” and “her/hir” we are using those pronouns in this article. Leslie Feinberg, pioneer transgender revolutionary, author and activist, has died at the age of 65. Hir life-partner of 22 years, ...

Transgender Activist Leslie Feinberg Dies at 65

Jewish Daily Forward - ‎14 hours ago‎
Transgender activist Leslie Feinberg died November 15 at age 65, at her home in Syracuse, New York. According to the website Advocate.com, Feinberg died of “complications from multiple tick-borne co-infections, including Lyme disease, babeisiosis, and ...

Trans activist, author Leslie Feinberg dies at 65

Washington Blade - ‎14 hours ago‎
Nationally acclaimed transgender activist and author Leslie Feinberg, whose 1993 novel “Stone Butch Blues” is considered a groundbreaking work on the issue of gender identity, died Nov. 15 at her home in Syracuse, N.Y. She was 65. She had been ...

Trans Pioneer and 'Stone Butch Blues' Author Leslie Feinberg Dies at Age 65

Towleroad - ‎13 hours ago‎
Feinberg was the first theorist to advance a Marxist concept of “transgender liberation,” and her work impacted popular culture, academic research, and political organizing. Her historical and theoretical writing has been widely anthologized and taught in the ...

Transgender Activist Leslie Feinberg Dies Aged 65

Frontiers LA (blog) - ‎43 minutes ago‎
Pioneering trans activist and author of Stone Butch Blues, Leslie Feinberg, has died at the age of 65 following complications from tick-borne illnesses. Across years of activism, Feinberg fought not only for transgender rights, but for gay rights, women's right, ...

Leslie Feinberg (1949–2014)

Artforum - ‎18 hours ago‎
The Advocate reports that author and political activist Leslie Feinberg, best known for writing the semi-autobiographical novel Stone Butch Blues, has passed away from complications related to Lyme disease. Blues was released in 1994 and has since been ...

'Remember me as a revolutionary communist': Transgender warrior Leslie ...

So So Gay - ‎2 hours ago‎
Leslie Feinberg, trans activist, pioneer and author of the classic Stone Butch Blues, died this weekend in Syracuse, New York, aged 65, of complications related to tick-borne illnesses, an obituary in The Advocate reports. According to Feinberg's partner, ...

Author and Trans Activist Leslie Feinberg Dies at 65

EDGE Boston - ‎16 hours ago‎
A member of the Workers World Party and managing editor of Workers World newspaper, Feinberg was best known for authoring "Stone Butch Blues" which won the Lambda Literary Award and the 1994 American Library Association Gay & Lesbian Book ...

Transgender activist Leslie Feinberg dies at age 65

UPI.com - ‎13 hours ago‎
SYRACUSE, N.Y., Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Leslie Feinberg, a transgender activist and author of Stone Butch Blues, died Saturday in New York. She was 65. Feinberg died of complications from a variety of tick-borne diseases, including Lyme disease, babeisiosis and ...

Author and activist Leslie Feinberg dies

Gay NZ - ‎18 hours ago‎
Stone Butch Blues author Leslie Feinberg has died, aged 65. The Advocate reports the writer and activist died from at home in Syracuse, New York, from complications related to “multiple tick-borne co-infections, including Lyme disease, babeisiosis, and ...

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