It Man frontman Finn O’Brien on being a trans man in music
JoinedNovember 21, 2022
Rudy is a disabled queer trans man born and bred in the South Wales Valleys. He holds an MA in English Literature specialising in class, poverty and queerness. He co-founded Trans Aid Cymru in 2020 alongside a group of other trans leftists, and most of his time since then has been spent supporting trans, intersex and non-binary people all over Wales. More recently he has been combining his passion for literature with his advocacy work, penning articles about working-class trans experiences and the issues they face.
My grandparents don’t know I’m trans and, fingers crossed, they never will
The author talks about trans youth, joy as resistance and giving a middle finger to oppression