Welcome to the course blog for WGS 552: Transgender Identities and Communities in Spring 2014! The course blog is intend to generate conversations about the course material by relating it to contemporary cultural and political events and to give students an opportunity to discuss ideas outside of the space of the classroom. Each student is responsible for writing two blog posts (500-750 words each). Your blog posts should provide images, videos, and links to the particular events and organizations you discuss. Each student is also responsible for contributing two substantive comments (300-400 words each). Please read the assignment prompt on the course website for details.