Cartoon – Documentary – it has all been done before.

Cartoon – Documentary – it has all been done before. On the 19th of this month we will see Channel 4 host a few trans programmes. However hold back on the fanfare. It will be shown at 1.30am in the morning. Called the Shooting Gallery it will feature some repeats strung together with Paris Lees […]
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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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Transgender Zone Television Awards 2012

View This Years Latest Awards Here     This is a ‘Best of’ list for United Kingdom Television, and review of the year for 2012. It is based on the Transgender Zone ongoing transgender archives (now 3 decades and counting). They are based only on transgender issues and how programmes treated participants or spoke about […]
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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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The importance of Transgender Networking – How our community can work together.

I can only speak for what TransgenderZone.com is doing. But this is now increasingly being seen as the only way forward.   History Before the internet, transgender support groups worked on a local level. The Beaumont Society which was founded in 1966 has clearly seen it all. An early adopter of the transgender magazine and […]
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