Bi: Notes for a Bisexual Revolution
Life Isn’t Binary: On Being Both, Beyond, and In-Between book
AUTHOR: Lois Shearing
PUBLISHER: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
DATE: June 2021
Whether you are openly bisexual, still figuring things out or just interested in learning more about bisexuality, Bi the Way is your essential guide to understanding and embracing bisexuality. With first-hand accounts from bi advocates, it includes practical tips and guidance on topics including dating, sex, biphobia, bi-erasure, coming out, activism and gender identity, demystifying a community that is often erased or overlooked.
Rallying, honest and powerfully written, this must-read book is a manifesto for bisexual people everywhere and will empower you to live your most authentic bisexual life.
Table of Contents
Introduction and Acknowledgements
Chapter 1: Am I Bi?
Chapter 2: What If I Have a Preference?
Chapter 3: Does Bisexuality Reinforce the Gender Binary?
Chapter 4: When Should I Come Out?
Chapter 5: What’s Dating Like for Bi People?
Chapter 6: How Long Has Bisexuality Been Around?
Chapter 7: What is Biphobia?
Chapter 8: What is Bi Erasure?
Chapter 9: What Issues Do Bi People Face?
Chapter 10: What’s the Bi Community Like and How Do I Find It?
Resources That Informed the Text
Library Books Cited in this Work
Women and Bisexuality: A Global Perspective by Serena Anderlini-D’Onofrio
Bisexual Politics: Theories, Queries, and Visions edited by Naomi S. Tucker
Bisexual Spaces: A Geography of Sexuality and Gender by Clare Hemmings
Other Relevant Books Cited
Identities and Place: Changing Labels and Intersectional Communities of LGBTQ and Two-Spirit People in the United States edited by by Katherine Crawford-Lackey and Megan E. Springate
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Contains a segment written by the Bi Pan Library’s founder, Bren Frederick.