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A life in trans activism

RД“vati

A life in trans activism

by RД“vati

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transgender people

  • Edition Notes

    Translation from Tamil.

    StatementA. Revathi ; as told in the original Tamil and translated by Nandini Murali
    ContributionsMurali, Nandini
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiv, 237 pages
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27215917M
    ISBN 109384757756
    ISBN 109789384757755
    OCLC/WorldCa921863811

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Book excerpt: A Life in Trans Activism. Tweet. Share. 15 February Blog» Book excerpt: A Life in Trans Activism In author A Revathi's book A Life in Trans Activism, she speaks of her childhood and her journey to becoming a spokesperson for transgender rights.

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