Making Queer History

Billy Tipton



Will and Laura talk about Billy Tipton and discuss A Quick and Easy Guide to Queer and Trans Identities:    [Disclaimer: some of the sources may contain triggering material.] Thomas, Marlo. “The Curious History of Women Who 'Passed' As Men In Pursuit of a Dream.” The Huffington Post,, 3 May 2013, Williams, Holly. “Culture - The Cross-Dressing Gents of Victorian England.” BBC, BBC, 8 June 2016, Park, Chris. “Billy Lee Tipton (1914-89) - Jazz Musician.” LGBT History Project, 1 Jan. 1970, Smith, Dinitia. “One False Note in a Musician's Life; Billy Tipton Is Remembered With Love,