Answers to Your Questions About Individuals With Intersex Conditions
American Psychological Association (format: Free Download)
A pamphlet from the American Psychological Association explaining intersex conditions.
The Interface Project (format: Website)
The Interface Project gathers and shares personal stories of people living with an intersex condition and spreads the message “No Body is Shameful.”
Sharon E. Preves, 2003 (format: Book)
Drawing upon life history interviews with adults who were treated for intersexuality as children, Sharon E. Preves explores how such individuals experience and cope with being labeled sexual deviants in a society that demands sexual conformity. By demonstrating how intersexed people manage and create their own identities, often in conflict with their medical diagnosis, Preves argues that medical intervention into intersexuality often creates, rather than mitigates, the stigma these people suffer.
ReconcilingWokrs: Lutherans for Full Participation, 2016 (format: website)
A quick but thorough introduction to concepts and terms used when talking with and about LGTBQ people from our Lutheran friends at ReconcilingWorks.
Ann Thompson Cook (format: Book)
Answers basic questions about gender variance as well as transgender and intersex people and their experiences
Inter/Act Youth, 2015 (format: on-line-video)
This video from Inter/Act Youth tells the experience of four intersex young people.