Meeting follow-up resources

  • July meeting follow-up

      Thanks to Ashley Altadonna for sharing her films and writing!   If you would like a copy of the films she screened, you can find “Whatever Suits You” and “Playing with Gender” available for sale on her website: Ashley also read her chapter in the book “Trans/Love: Radical Sex, Love & Relationships Beyond the […]

  • January 2014 follow-up

    FORGE’s January 2014 monthly support and information meeting screened Susan Stryker and Victor Silverman’s film “Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton’s Cafeteria.”  In the discussion following the film, several books were discussed and we promised to send them out.   Books:  A number of books were mentioned at January’s meeting.  Here are their complete references, […]

  • Gearbits – April 2012

    The latest version of Gearbits is now available. Topics include: Film: Genderf*kation (April 28, 2012 social support meeting) Open Discussion (April 28, 2012 social support meeting) Susan Stryker (April 24, 2012 in Milwaukee) Meeting Follow-ups (resources from February and March meetings) Being Trans in America (link to video of Kate Bornstein and Mara Keisling) EEOC […]

  • Trans-themed films

    A handful of trans-themed films On February 25, 2012, FORGE screened “How Do I Look?” as part of Black History Month. Many people were interested in learning more about other trans-themed films. Here is a brief list. Some are available through or, while others may be more difficult to find.   [FORGE Follow-up […]

  • Milwaukee Trans Community Mind-Map & Glossary

    Map of the Milwaukee (+) Trans Community: A Glossary Group brainstorm of who and how trans people are connected – March 24, 2012 [FORGE Follow-up Resources provide additional information requested at Milwaukee in-person support/informational meetings. These resources may contain links to specific resources, greater detail about a subject that emerged at the meeting, or a […]

  • Gearbits – March 2012

    March 2012 Gearbits Content: Next meeting: What is community? (March 24, 2012) Film: We Who Are Sexy (April 5, 2012) Upcoming Trans Conferences Trans Family on NPR Guide to Serving LGBT Older Adults Flying while trans – TSA Facts Trans Books — Lambda Literary Award Finalists   or