Beth Orens' Gender Pages

I never thought I'd actually create a site here. I've written some webpages on various topics. Friends have hosted some of these essays, but it's been a very long time since I put up a site of my own.

I recently read some material that got my back up, and I thought it was time to present some of my convictions and the reasoning behind them if for no other reason than the possibility that they could influence the terms of reference being used with regards to the phenomenon variously known as transsexuality, transsexualism, gender dysphoria and Harry Benjamin Syndrome.

So here are a few articles to start with:

Civil feedback is welcome here. As always, I will feel free to post any abusive e-mail on this site, complete with the sender's name and e-mail address (and postal address and phone number, if I manage to dig those up).