In The Pass, Russell Tovey Plays a Straight-Acting Athlete Whose Façade Has Begun to Crack
Before Coming Out, Many Trans People Work Overtime to Pass for Cis
Many Black Gay Men Need Distance From Home to Be Themselves. But Does the Internet Make That Impossible?
Why Classic Stories of Women Masquerading as Men for Freedom and Fortune Damage Transgender Understanding Today
For Closeted Teens, Queer Media Like Glee Can Be Terrifying
For Many Trans Men in the South, Going “Stealth” Makes the Most Sense
Is There Any Way to Avoid the Straightening Effect of Marriage on Queer Relationships?
Before Grindr, Gays had to Pass for Straight While Searching for Sex in Public. Have We Forgotten How to Cruise?
Why Butch Lesbian Fans Are Turning to Straight Male Characters for Representation
Why I Pass as Straight for the Sake of My Abuela
A Bisexual Primary School Teacher Passes for Straight. Should He Come Out for the Sake of His Queer Students?
For Many Trans People, Not Passing Is Not an Option
Why I Let My Grandmother’s Dementia Turn Me Straight
Makeup Is an Essential Tool for Queer Gender Presentation—But It Can Also Draw Unwanted Attention
Why Understanding Passing Is Key to Appreciating FX’s Pose
Why I Dreaded Introducing My Husband at my Mom’s Funeral
Queer Couples of Color Are Often Miscategorized as Family. It Doesn’t Feel Good.
What the Queer Coming Out Experience Can Teach You About Adoption
What It’s Like to Be Intersex and Nonbinary in an Either/Or World
Much of the Recent Cinema Passing for Queer Is Anything But