what does it mean to be genderqueer?
this is the genderqueer flag. the lavender represents androgynes and androgyny. it also represents the “queer” in genderqueer, as lavender is a colour that has long been associated with “queerness”. the white represents those who are agender, and the green represents those whose identities are defined outside of and without reference to the binary.
written by Joseph Mark
It didn’t come to me as a moment of revelation. I didn’t wake up one morning with an epiphany. For me, it was something that I slowly realised over years of not feeling like I fit in and it took me a while to discover the name of what it was. Genderqueer: somewhere between male and female, and some days I feel like neither at all.
what being genderqueer
means to me
MyUmbrella LGBT+ is a voluntary led support group based in Reading, Berkshire for the lesser known identities across the sexuality, gender, romantic and fetish spectrum's collectively known as LGBT+. We aim to raise awareness of 317+ identities.
non-binary northern ireland
Non-Binary Northern Ireland was set up in order to provide a safe space for transgender and non-binary people who do not fit into conventional male/female gender categories.
Our mission is to increase understandings of gender diversity.
Our vision is of a world where people are no longer constrained by narrow perceptions and expectations of gender, and where diverse gender expressions are visible and valued.