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Pregnant Butch

Nine Long Months Spent in Drag

A. K. Summers

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Belletristik / Comic, Cartoon, Humor, Satire

Beschreibung

First pregnancy can be a fraught, uncomfortable experience for any woman, but for resolutely butch lesbian Teek Thomasson, it is exceptionally challenging: Teek identifies as a masculine woman in a world bent on associating pregnancy with a cult of uber-femininity. Teek wonders, “Can butches even get pregnant?”

Of course, as she and her pragmatic femme girlfriend Vee discover, they can. But what happens when they do? Written and illustrated by A.K. Summers, and based on her own pregnancy, Pregnant Butch strives to depict this increasingly common, but still underrepresented experience of queer pregnancy with humor and complexity—from the question of whether suspenders count as legitimate maternity wear to the strains created by different views of pregnancy within a couple and finally to a culturally critical and compassionate interrogation of gender in pregnancy.

Offering smart, ambitious art, this graphic memoir is a must-read for would-be pregnant butches and anyone interested in the intersection of birth and gender, as well as a perfect queer baby shower gift and conversation starter for those who always assumed they “got” being pregnant.

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gender identity, comics, relationships, LGBT memoir, motherhood, books about gay couples, graphic novels, lesbian relationship books, women psychology, feminism, pregnancy, queer graphic novel, parenting, cartoonists, women's health, books about gender identity, family, queer memoir, graphic memoir, graphic works, comic strips, queer parenting, women's studies, first pregnancy, lesbian motherhood, LGBTQ books, childcare, LGBT graphic novel, gender theory books, lesbian autobiography books, autobiographies, childbirth, queer parents, child care, sexual minority families, comic books, feminist graphic novel