A beast on the left, squatting, and a woman on the right, sitting, with her arm around its back.
A beast on the left, squatting, and a woman on the right, sitting, with her arm around its back.
I’ve mostly reconciled with the beast inside me.

My slow escape from gendered self-loathing

Never have I been more alone than in this pandemic. Like many, I have vastly fewer social interactions and see many fewer people. While this has come as a relief after one of the hardest Winters of my personal and professional life, with that solitude has come much more of something that I’ve always struggled to face: myself.

Professor of programming + learning + design + justice at the University of Washington Information School. Trans; she/her. #BlackLivesMatter.

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