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Future Gender

 

This winter, with the debate for transgender rights and queer visibility reaching a new level of urgency in the United States and around the world, Aperture magazine will release “Future Gender,” a landmark issue dedicated to the representation of transgender lives, communities, and histories in photography. Guest edited by Zackary Drucker, the artist, activist, and producer of the acclaimed television series Transparent, “Future Gender” considers how trans and gender-nonconforming individuals have used photography to imagine new expressions of social and personal identity, from the nineteenth century to today.

On newsstands December 4, 2017.

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Table of Contents

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Most prisons and jails across the United States do not allow prisoners to have access to cameras. At a moment when 2.2 million people are incarcerated in the US, 3.8 million people are on probation, and 870,000 former prisoners are on parole, how can images tell the story of mass incarceration when the imprisoned don’t have control over their own representation? Organized with the scholar Nicole R. Fleetwood, this issue of Aperture magazine addresses the unique role photography plays in creating a visual record of a national crisis.
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Aperture 229

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The Winter edition of Aperture magazine is a landmark issue dedicated to the representation of transgender lives, communities, and histories in photography. Guest edited by Zackary Drucker, the artist, activist, and producer of the acclaimed television series Transparent, “Future Gender” considers how trans and gender-nonconforming individuals have used photography to imagine new expressions of social and personal identity, from the nineteenth century to today.
$24.95
Aperture 228

Aperture 228

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Front

Agenda
Exhibitions to See: Family Pictures, Susan Meiselas, Adolf de Meyer, and Torbjørn Rødland

Redux
Maika Pollack on How to Get Rid of Pimples, 1984

Spotlight
Natalie Krick’s Natural Deceptions
by Rebecca Bengal

Curriculum
by Gillian Wearing

Words

Editors’ Note: Future Gender

Gender Is a Playground
Kate Bornstein in Conversation with Zackary Drucker

To Appear as We Please
by Susan Stryker

Eric’s Ego Trip
by Jack Halberstam

The Marlow La Fantastique Show
by Diana Tourjee

Rrose is a Rrose Revisited
by Jennifer Blessing

Burning Down the House
Catherine Opie in Conversation with Maggie Nelson

Back Issues

Aperture 231

Aperture 231

$24.95
Aperture 230

Aperture 230

Most prisons and jails across the United States do not allow prisoners to have access to cameras. At a moment when 2.2 million people are incarcerated in the US, 3.8 million people are on probation, and 870,000 former prisoners are on parole, how can images tell the story of mass incarceration when the imprisoned don’t have control over their own representation? Organized with the scholar Nicole R. Fleetwood, this issue of Aperture magazine addresses the unique role photography plays in creating a visual record of a national crisis.
$24.95
Aperture 229

Aperture 229

The Winter edition of Aperture magazine is a landmark issue dedicated to the representation of transgender lives, communities, and histories in photography. Guest edited by Zackary Drucker, the artist, activist, and producer of the acclaimed television series Transparent, “Future Gender” considers how trans and gender-nonconforming individuals have used photography to imagine new expressions of social and personal identity, from the nineteenth century to today.
$24.95
Aperture 228

Aperture 228

$24.95