The Big Questions – Traditional Television Model ‘They’ Control Vs Digital World we Control.

We are always looking to deliver video content that’s fun interesting and topical. But Transgender Zone unlike many sites is very focused on support (and television media) with those who visit us. We have been supporting people on TZone since 98. And have quietly helped a lot of people over that time. This was long […]
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The Transgender Zone Media Archives – What is it all about and How do we do it?

The Transgender Zone Media Archives I have lost count of the times I have been asked about the Transgender Zone Media Archives and especially what is involved in collating it. Just how do we compile all the trans data every month, log it and archive the clips? Here is a little taster of what we […]
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The Paradox of Transgender Currency the Media and Celebrity. (The value of transgender people to the media)

The Paradox of “Trans-Currency” the Media and Celebrity. (The value of transgender people to the media) Time for me to coin yet another term. The last one was ‘Trans-Stooge‘, The mocking of transgender people by the use of a character or fake transpersona – as opposed to transphobic – this maybe quite innocent but equally […]
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Big Brother 2012 – Endemol deliver the best transgender aware programme so far and the presenters have grown!

A year ago I reported on the mistakes Endemol (the production company) and its presenters had made. You can read it again here. But to sum-up, the way transgender people were talked about within the show and by the presenters was objectifying, and used stereotypes. Despite this Lauren Harries and Pete Burns with the presenting […]
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Transgender Zone Television Awards for 2011

View This Year’s Latest Awards Here   This is a ‘Best of’ list for United Kingdom Television, and review of the year for 2011, it is based on the Transgender Zone Media Critic’s opinion and our ongoing transgender archives (now over 25 years and counting). They are based only on transgender issues and how programmes […]
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