Amelia Abraham

beauty week

what does beauty mean for someone who identifies as trans masculine?

Kai and Casil and Elie, three trans people, talk about the limitations of gender and what beauty means to them.
Amelia Abraham
6.11.18
Culture

why america’s next top model is more than just a reality show about modelling

For fifteen years, Tyra has inspired people to follow their dream – whether that dream was to be a model or not.
Amelia Abraham
5.23.18
Culture

munroe bergdorf opens up about facial feminisation

Ahead of the launch of her new Channel 4 special What Makes a Woman? the trans activist reflects on the politics of facial feminisation and the controversy surrounding her recent appearance on Channel 4’s Genderquake: The Debate.
Amelia Abraham
5.15.18
News

is this 2018’s most unpredictable coupling?

The Met Gala gave us a surprise in the form of Grimes and Elon Musk — together.
Amelia Abraham
5.8.18
Culture

four queer artists on how their work helped them survive

How these new wave queer artists used their work as a political tool for coming to terms with who they are, and for helping others do the same.
Amelia Abraham
5.3.18
News

this new whitney doc promises the untold story

Just when we’d started to recover from the last heart-wrenching Whitney Houston documentary, another one is arriving to make us cry all over again.
Amelia Abraham
4.30.18
Culture

queering the map is connecting queer moments in life 💕💕💕

The user submitted project was founded by a young queer Canadian whose connection to a tree where they’d meet their partner grew into an idea big enough to connect the world.
Amelia Abraham
4.27.18
the sounding off issue

the politics of making music in the middle east

From the threat of violence to starting a musical revolution, for artists from the Middle East making music is an inherently political act.
Amelia Abraham
11.3.17
LGBTQ

new gen, new geography: how london’s queer nightlife has rebuilt itself

London’s LGBT spaces are disappearing, leaving an underground queer culture to materialise in place of what had become a stagnant, homogenised scene.
Amelia Abraham
10.5.17
screen

orange is the new black’s asia kate dillon on breaking down the gender binary

Asia Kate Dillon talks about destroying outdated notions of gender, and how to be a white ally in the Black Lives Matter movement.
Amelia Abraham
9.6.17