Author Topic: Alishia Brevard  (Read 1763 times)

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regina

Alishia Brevard
« on: August 21, 2007, 11:46:41 pm »


I'm only sorry this clip is so short. Aleshia Brevard is a fascinating person who transitioned back when almost no  one else had. What a tough cookie. I've heard other interviews with her that were a bit more substantial than this one, but she's such an interesting (trans)woman: female impersonator, starlet/actress, writer, theater director. We should all be this great when we're 70+ years old.

ciao,
Gina M.

Debbie_Anne

Re: Alishia Brevard
« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2007, 10:19:52 pm »
If anyone is looking for more about Aleshia, she also has written a fascinating book about her life and transition, "The Woman I Was Not Born to Be". 

tinkerbell

Re: Alishia Brevard
« Reply #2 on: August 24, 2007, 12:22:55 am »
Wow, she did it herself.  What a brave soul! :)  She was so feminine-looking even as a child.  The only thing I didn't like was the narrator calling her a he.  Yeah, I know she was referring to Alishia's life prior to transition, but still, I think she should have used she instead of he.  Great video overall, thanks for posting it, Gina.

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Robin Ellis Harriet

Re: Alishia Brevard
« Reply #3 on: September 07, 2007, 10:32:52 pm »
She performed castration on herself?....well damn.

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