Here you will find a growing bibliography of trans philosophy:

Ahmed, Sara. “An Affinity of Hammers.” TSQ 3, no. 1-2 (2016): 22-34.

Ahmed, Sara. Queer Phenomenology: Orientations, Objects, Others. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2006.

Bailey, Cathryn. “Embracing the Icon: The Feminist Potential of the Trans Bodhisattva, Kuan Yin.” Hypatia 24, no. 3 (2009): 178-196.

Baril, Alexandre. “‘How dare you pretend to be disabled?’: The discounting of transabled people and their claims in disability movements and studies.” Disability & Society 30, no. 5 (2015): 689-703.

Baril, Alexandre. “Needing to Acquite a Physical Impairment/Disabilty: (Re)Thinking the Connections Between Trans and Disability Studies Through Transability.Hypatia 30, no. 1 (2015): 30-48.

Baril, Alexandre. “Transness as debility: rethinking intersections between trans and disabled embodiments.Feminist Review 111 (2015): 59-74.

Baril, Alexandre. “‘Doctor, Am I an Anglophone Trapped in a Francophone Body?’ An Intersectional Analysis of ‘Trans-crip-t Time’ in Ableist, Cisnormative, Anglonormative Societies.” Journal of Literary and Cultural Disability Studies 10, no. 2 (2016): 155-172.

Baril, Alexandre. “Francophone Trans/Feminisms: Absence, Silence, Emergence.” TSQ 3, no. 1-2 (2016): 40-47.

Baril, Alexandre. “Temporalité trans : identité de genre, temps transitoire et éthique médiatique.” Enfances Familles Générations 27 (2017).

Baril, Alexandre. “Hommes trans et handicapés : une analyse croisée du cisgenrisme et du capacitisme.” Genre, Sexualité & Société 19 (2018).

Beauchamp, Toby. Going Stealth: Transgender Politics and U.S. Surveillance Practices (Durham: Duke University Press, 2018).

Berkins, Lohana. “Travestis: Una identidad política.” In Pensando los feminismos en Bolivia, Serie Foros 2. La Paz: Conexión Fondo de Emancipación, 2012.

Berkins, Lohana, and Josefina FernándezLa Gesta del Nombre Propio: informe sobre la situación de la comunidad travesti en la Argentina (Buenos Aires: Editorial Madres de Plaza de Mayo, 2005).

Berkins, Lohana. “Entrevista con Lohana Berkins” Interviewed by Daniel Jones. CLAM: Centro Latinoamericano en Sexualidad y Derechos Humanos (November 2008).

Bettcher, Talia Mae. Appearance, Reality and Gender Deception: Reflection on Transphobic Violence and the Politics of Pretence.” In Violence, Victims, Justifications: Philosophical Approaches, edited by Felix Ó Murchadha, 174-200.  New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishing, 2006.

Bettcher, Talia Mae. Evil Deceivers and Make-Believers: On Transphobic Violence and the Politics of Illusion.” Hypatia 22, no. 3 (2007): 43-65.

Bettcher, Talia Mae.Full-Frontal Morality: The Naked Truth about Gender.” Hypatia 27, no. 2 (2012): 319-337.

Bettcher, Talia Mae. Trans Women and the Meaning of ‘Woman’.” In The Philosophy of Sex, edited by Raja Halwani, Alan Soble Nicholas Power, 233-250. New York, NY: Littlefield Publishers, 2013.

Bettcher, Talia Mae. “Feminist Perspectives on Trans Issues.” Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Spring 2014 Edition), edited by Edward N. Zalta.

Bettcher, Talia Mae. “Trapped in the Wrong Theory: Rethinking Trans Oppression and Resistance.” Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 39, no. 2 (2014): 383-406.

Bettcher, Talia Mae. When Selves Have Sex: What The Phenomenology of Trans Sexuality Can Teach About Sexual Orientation. Journal of Homosexuality 61, no. 5 (2014): 605-620.

Bettcher, Talia Mae. “Other ’Worldly’ Philosophy.” Philosopher. 2015.

Bettcher, Talia Mae. “Intersexuality, Transgender, and Transsexuality.” In Oxford Handbook of Feminist Theory, edited by Lisa Disch and Mary Hawkesworth, 407-427. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2016.

Bettcher, Talia Mae. “Getting ‘Naked’ in The Colonial/Modern Gender System: A Preliminary Trans Feminist Analysis of Pornography.” In Beyond Speech: Pornography and Analytic Feminist Philosophy, edited by Mari Mikkola,157-176. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Bettcher, Talia Mae. “What is Trans Philosophy?Hypatia (2019). Online September 12, 2019.

Bey, Marquis. “The Trans*-ness of Blackness, The Blackness of Trans*-ness.” TSQ 4, no. 2 (2017): 275-295.

Boellstorff, Tom, Mauro Cabral, Micha Cárdenas, Trystan Cotten, Eric A. Stanley, Kalaniopua Young, and Aren Z. Aizura. “Decolonizing Transgender: A Roundtable Discussion.” TSQ 1, no. 3 (2014): 419–439.

Butler, Judith. “Doing Justice to Someone: Sex Reassignment and Allegories of Transexuality.” GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 7, no. 4 (2001): 621-636.

Cabral, Mauro. “La paradoja transgénero.” Proyecto sexualidades salud y derechos humanos en américa latina (2006).

Cannon, Loren. “Trans Directed Injustice,” in Ethics, Left and Right: The Moral Issues that Divide Us, ed. Bob Fischer (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019).

Cannon, Loren. “Firestonian Futures and Trans-Affirming Presents.” Hypatia 31.2 (2016): 229-244.

Cannon, Loren. “Trans-marriage and the Unacceptability of Same-Sex Marriage Restrictions.” Social Philosophy Today 25 (2009): 75-89.

cárdenas, micha. “Pregnancy: Reproductive Futures in Trans of Color Feminism.” TSQ 3, no. 1-2 (2016): 48–57.

Chen, Mel Y. “Everywhere Archives: Transgendering, Trans Asians, and the Internet.Australian Feminist Studies 25, no. 64 (2010): 199-208.

Chen, Mel Y. “Tranimacies: An Interview with Mel Y. Chen.” TSQ 2, no. 2 (2015): 317–323.

Colebrook, Claire. “What Is it Like to Be Human?TSQ 2, no. 2 (2015): 227-243.

Connell, Raewyn. “Transsexual Women and Feminist Thought: Toward New Understanding and New Politics.” Signs 37, no. 4 (2012): 857–881.

Córdoba, David, Javier Sáez, and Paco Vidarte (eds.). Teoría queer. Políticas bolleras, maricas, trans, mestizas. Barcelona: Egales, 2005.

Crawford, Lucas Cassidy. “Transgender without Organs? Mobilizing a Geo-Affective Theory of Gender Modification.” Women’s Studies Quarterly 36, no. 3/4 (2008): 127-143.

Dalrymple-Fraser, C. “Dialogues on Disability: Shelley Tremain Interviews C. Dalrymple-Fraser.” Dialogues on Disability. October 17, 2018.

Das Janssen, Ephraim. Phenomenal Gender: What Transgender Experience Discloses. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2017.

Dembroff, Robin. “He/She/They/Ze.” Ergo 5.14 (2016).

Dembroff, Robin. “Beyond Binary: Genderqueer as Critical Gender Kind.” Philosophers Imprint 20.9 (2020): 1-23.

Dembroff, Robin. “Escaping the Natural Attitude About Gender,” Philosophical Studies (2020).

Di Pietro, Pedro. “Of Huachafería, Así, and M’ e Mati: Decolonizing Transing Methodologies.” In TSQ, Transgender Studies Quarterly 3, no. 1-2 (2016), 67-76.

Di Pietro, Pedro. “Decolonizing Travesti Space in Buenos Aires: Race, Sexuality, and Sideways Relationality.” In Gender, Place, and Culture. A Journal of Feminist Geography 23, no. 5 (2016).

Di Pietro, Pedro. “Andar de Costado: Etnicidad, Sexualidad, y Descolonización del mundo travesti en Buenos Aires.” In Andar erótico decolonial, edited by Raul Moarquech Ferrera-Balanquet, 131-152. Buenos Aires: Ediciones del Signo, 2015.

Domínguez-Ruvalcaba, Héctor. Trans-Lating the Queer. Body Politics and Transnational Conversations. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2016.

Draz, Marie.The Stakes of the Real: Queer Feminism and the Challenge of Critical Trans Politics.” APA Newsletter 12, no. 2 (2013): 9-13.

Draz, Marie. “Burning It In? Nietzsche, Gender, and Externalized Memory.” Feminist Philosophical Quarterly 4.2 (2018).

Draz, Marie. “From Duration to Self-Identification?: The Temporal Politics of the California Gender Recognition Act.” TSQ 6, no. 4 (2019): 593-607.

Driskill, Qwo-Li. Asegi Stories: Cherokee Queer and Two-Spirit Memory (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2016).

Eickers, Gen. “Dialogues on Disability: Shelley Tremain Interviews Gen Eickers.” Dialogues on Disability. November 21, 2018.

Elliot, Patricia. Debates in Transgender, Queer, and Feminist Theory: Contested Sites. New York, NY: Routledge, 2010.

Enke, A. Finn, ed. Transfeminist Perspectives In and Beyond Transgender and Gender Studies. Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 2012.

Epps, Brad. “Retos y riesgos, pautas y promesas de la teoría queer”. Debate Feminista, vol. 18, no. 36, 2007, pp. 219-272.

Espineira, Karine, and Marie-Hélène/Sam Bourcier. “Transfeminism: Something Else, Somewhere Else.” TSQ 3, no. 1-2 (2016): 84-94.

Espinosa Miñoso, Yuderkys. “El futuro ya fue. Una crítica a la idea del progreso en las narratives de liberación sexo-genéricas y queer identitarias en Abya Yala*Desde el Margen. 

Feder, Ellen K. “Disciplining the Family: The Case of Gender Identity Disorder.” Philosophical Studies 85, no. 2 (1997): 195–211.

Fernández, Josefina. 2004. Cuerpos Desobedientes. Travestismo e Identidad de Género (Buenos Aires: Edhasa, 2004).

Gilbert, Miqqi Alicia. “Defeating Bigenderism: Changing Gender Assumptions in the Twenty-first Century.” Hypatia 24, no. 3 (2009): 93-112.

Gill-Peterson, Julian. “The Technical Capacities of the Body: Assembling Race, Technology, and Transgender.” TSQ 1, no. 3 (2014): 402-418.

Gorman, August. “Dialogues on Disability: Shelley Tremain Interviews August Gorman.” Dialogues on Disability. March 20, 2019.

Green, Kai M. “Race and gender are not the same!” Is Not a Good Response to the “Transracial” / Transgender Question OR We Can and Must Do Better.” The Feminist Wire. June 14, 2015.

Halberstam, Jack. In a Queer Time and Place: Transgender Bodies, Subcultural Lives. New York, NY: New York University Press, 2005.

Hale, C. Jacob. “Are Lesbians Women?Hypatia 11, no. 2 (1996): 94-121.

Hale, C. Jacob. “Suggested Rules for Non-Transsexuals Writing About Transsexuals, Transsexuailsm, Transsexuality, or Trans.” January 5, 1997.

Hale, C. Jacob. “Consuming the Living, Dis(re)membering the Dead in the Butch/FTM Borderlands.” GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 4, no. 2 (1998): 311–348.

Heyes, Cressida J. Self Transformations: Foucault, Ethics, and Normalized Bodies. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2007.

Honkasalo, Julian. “In the shadow of eugenics: transgender sterilization legislation and the struggle for self-determination,” in The Emergence of Trans: Cultures, Politics and Everyday Lives, edited by Ruth Pearce, Igi Moon, Kat Gupta, and Deborah Lynn Steinberg (London & New York: Routledge, 2019): 17-33.

Hunt, Grayson. “Featured Philosopher: Grayson Hunt.” Philosopher Blog. June 2, 2017.

Irving, Dan. “Elusive Subjects: Notes on the Relationship between Critical Political Economy and Trans Studies.” In Transfeminist Perspectives in and beyond Transgender and Gender Studies, edited by A. Finn Enke (Philadelphia: Temple UP, 2012): 153-169.

Kimoto, Tamsin. “Merleau-Ponty, Fanon, and Phenomenological Forays in Trans Life.” APA Newsletter on LGBTQ Issues in Philosophy 18.1 (2018): 16-21.

Koyama, Emi. “The Transfeminist Manifesto.” In Catching a Wave: Reclaiming Feminism for the Twenty-First Century, edited by Rory Dicker and Alison Piepmeier, 244–59 (Boston: Northeastern University Press, 2003).

Krell, Elías Cosenza. “Is Transmisogyny Killing Trans Women of Color?: Black Trans Feminisms and the Exegencies of White Femininity.” TSQ 4, no. 2 (2017): 226-242.

La Fountain-Stokes, Lawrence. “Translocas: Migration, Homosexuality, and Transvestism in Recent Puerto Rican Performance” Emisférica 8, no.1 (2010).

Lugones, María. “Heterosexualism and the Colonial/Modern Gender System.” Hypatia 22 no. 1 (2007): 186-209.

Maffía, Diana (ed.). Sexualidades migrantes: Género y transgénero.  (Buenos Aires: Feminaria Editora, 2003).

Malatino, Hilary. “Pedagogies of Becoming: Trans Inclusivity and the Crafting of Being.” TSQ 2, no. 3 (2015): 395-410.

Malatino, Hilary. “Tough Breaks: Trans Rage and the Cultivation of Resilience.Hypatia 34, no. 1 (2018): 121-140.

Marvin, Amy.  “Technology and Narratives of Continuity in Transgender Experiences.” Feminist Philosophy Quarterly 1, no. 1 (2015): Article 6.

Marvin, Amy. “Groundwork for Transfeminist Care Ethics: Sara Ruddick, Trans Children, and Solidarity in Dependence.” Hypatia 31.4 (2018).

Marvin, Amy. “Transexuality, the Curio, and the Transgender Tipping-Point,” in Curiosity Studies: A New Ecology of Knowledge , eds. Perry Zurn and Arjun Shankar (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2020).

McKinnon, Rachel. “Stereotype Threat and Attributional Ambiguity for Trans Women.” Hypatia 29, no. 4 (2014): 857-872.

McKinnon, Rachel.  “The Epistemology of Propaganda.” Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 96, no. 2 (2018): 483-489

Miranda, Deborah. “Extermination of the Joyas: Gendercide in Spanish California.” GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 16, no. 1-2 (2010): 253-284.

Missé, Mikel. Transexualidades otras miradas posibles. Barcelona: Egales, 2013.

Missé, Mikel. A la conquista del cuerpo equivocado. Barcelona: Egales, 2018.

Namaste, Viviane K.  Invisible Lives: The Erasure of Transsexual and Transgendered People (Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2000).

Namaste, Viviane. “Undoing Theory: The “Transgender Question” and the Epistemic Violence of Anglo-American Feminist Theory.” Hypatia 24, no. 3 (2009): 11-32.

Ochoa, Marcia. “Perverse Citizenship: Divas, Marginality, and Participation in ‘Loca-Lization.’” Women’s Studies Quarterly 36, no. 3/4 (2008): 146–169.

Pierce, J. M. “I Monster: Embodying Trans and Travesti Resistance in Latin America.” Latin American Research Review 55, no. 2 (2020): 305–321.

Pitts, Andrea. “Featured Philosopher: Andrea Pitts.Philosopher Blog. February 19 2016.

Pitts, Andrea. “Embodied Thresholds of Sanctuary: Abolitionism and Trans Worldmaking.” APA Newsletter on LGBTQ Issues in Philosophy 18.1 (2018): 3-10.

Platero, Lucas (ed.). Intersecciones: cuerpos y sexualidades en la encrucijada. Barcelona: Bellaterra, 2012.

Preciado, Paul B. “Multitudes queer. Notas para una política de los anormales.Multitudes no. 12, 2003, pp. 157-166.

Preciado, Paul B. “Pharmaco-pornographic Politics: Toward a New Gender Ecology.” Parallax 14, no. 1 (2008): 105-117.

Preciado, Paul B. Testo Junkie: Sex, Drugs, and the Biopolitics in the Pharmacopornographic Era. New York, NY: The Feminist Press at CUNY, 2013.

Prosser, Jay. Second Skins: The Body Narratives of Transsexuality. New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 1998.

Radi, Blas. “On Trans* Epistemology: Critiques, Contributions, and Challenges,” Transgender Studies Quarterly 6.1 (2019): 43-63.

Radi, Blas. “Políticas del conocimiento: hacia una epistemología trans*.” In Los mil pequeños sexos. Intervenciones críticas sobre políticas de género y sexualidades, edited by Mariano López (Sáenz Peña: EDUNTREF, 2019).

Radi, Blas. ¿Qué es el tokenismo cisexista?. Anfibia 2019.

Roen, Katrina. “Transgender Theory and Embodiment: The Risk of Racial Marginalization.” Journal of Gender Studies 10, no. 3 (2001): 253-263.

Rubin, Henry S. “Phenomenology as Method in Trans Studies.” GLQ: A Journal of Gay and Lesbian Studies 4, no. 2 (1998), 263–281.

Ruin. “Discussing Transnormativities Through Transfeminism: Fifth Note.” TSQ 3, no. 1-2 (2016): 202-211.

Salamon, Gayle. Assuming a Body: Transgender and Rhetorics of Materiality. New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2010.

Salamon, Gayle. The Life and Death of Latisha King: A Critical Phenomenology of Transphobia. New York, NY: New York University Press, 2018.

Scheman, Naomi. “Looking Back on “Queering the Center”.” TSQ 3, no. 1-2 (2016): 212-219.

Scheman, Naomi. “Queering the Center by Centering the Queer: Reflections on Transsexuals and Secular Jews.” In Feminist Rethinking the Self, edited by Diana Tietjens Meyers, 124-162. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1997.

Shotwell, Alexis. “Open Normativities: Gender, Disability, and Collective Political Change.” Signs 37, no. 4 (2012): 989–1016.

Shotwell, Alexis, and Trevor Sangrey. “Resisting Definition: Gendering through Interaction and Relational Selfhood.” Hypatia 24, no. 3 (2009): 56-76.

Shrage, Laurie J., ed. “You’ve Changed”: Sex Reassignment and Personal Identity. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2009.

Silva, Joseli Maria, and Marcio Jose Ornat. “Transfeminism and Decolonial Thought: The Contribution of Brazilian Travestis.” TSQ 3 , no. 1-2 (2016): 220–227.

simpkins, reese. “Trans*feminist Intersections.” TSQ 3, no. 1-2 (2016): 228-234.

Snorton, C. Riley. Black on Both Sides: A Racial History of Trans Identity. Minneapolis, MN: Minnesota University Press, 2017.

Snorton, C. Riley. “‘A New Hope:’ The Psychic Life of Passing.” Hypatia 24, no. 3 (2009): 77-92.

Spade, Dean. “Resisting Medicine, Re/modeling Gender.” Berkeley Women’s Law Journal 18, no. 1 (2003): 15–37.

Stephano, Oli. “Irreducibility and (Trans)Sexual Difference.” Hypatia 34, no. 1 (2018): 141-154.

Stewart, Amy Ray. “Transgender Subjectivity in Revolt: Kristevan Psychoanalysis and the Intimate Politics of Rebirth.” TSQ 4, no. 3-4 (2017): 577-607.

Stryker, Susan. “My Words to Victor Frankenstein About the Village of Chamounix Performing Transgender Rage.” GLQ: A journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 1, no. 3 (1994): 227-254.

Stryker, Susan, and Sullivan, Nikki. “King’s Member, Queen’s Body: Transsexual Surgery, Self-Demand Amputation, and the Somatechnics of Sovereign Power.” In Somatechnics: Queering the Technologisation of Bodies, edited by Nikki Sullivan and Samantha Murray, 49–61 (Farnham, UK: Ashgate, 2009).

Tinsley, Omise’eke Natasha. Ezili’s Mirrors: Imagining Black Queer GendersDurham, NC: Duke University Press, 2018.

Tinsley, Omise’eke Natasha. “Songs for Ezili: Vodou Epistemologies of (Trans) Gender.” Feminist Studies 37, no. 2 (2011): 417-436.

Valencia, Zayak. “Interferencias transfeministas y pospornográficas a la colonialidad del ver”. E-Misférica 1, no. 11 (2014).

Valencia, Zayak. “Necropolitics, Postmortem/ Transmortem Politics, and Transfeminisms in the Sexual Economies of Death”. TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly 6, no. 2 (2019): 180-93

Valentine, David. “The Categories Themselves.” GLQ: Journal of Gay and Lesbian Studies 10, no. 2 (2004): 215–220.

Valentine, David. “Sue E. Generous: Toward a Theory of Non-Transsexuality.” Feminist Studies 38, no. 1 (2012): 185–211.

Vartabedian, Julieta (ed.). Brazilian ‘Travesti’ Migrations: Gender, Sexualities and Embodiment Experiences (Cham: Palgrave, 2018).

Vidal-Ortíz, Salvador. “The Figure of the Transwoman of Color Through the Lens of ‘Doing Gender.‘” Gender & Society 23, no. 1 (2009): 99-103.

Warren, Calvin. “Calling Into Being: Tranifestation, Black Trans, and the Problem of Ontology.” TSQ 4, no. 2 (2017): 266-274.

Wayar, Marlene. Travesti / Una teoría lo suficientemente buena (Buenos Aires: Editorial Muchas Nueces, 2018).

Wilson, Alex. “Our Coming In Stories, Cree Identity, Body Sovereignty and Gender Self-Determination.” Journal of Global Indigeneity 1, no. 1 (2015): 1-5.

Zurn, Perry. “Puzzle Pieces: Shapes of Trans Curiosity.” APA Newsletter on LGBTQ Issues in Philosophy 18.1 (2018): 10-16.

Zurn, Perry. “Waste Culture and Isolation: Prisons, Toilets, and Gender Segregation.” Hypatia (2019). Online September 12, 2019.