Polare Magazine & Archives
First published by the Gender Centre in 1993, Polare Magazine has developed a reputation of being a vital source of information, news, views, opinions and stories for transgender people and others within the sex and gender diverse communities.
Polare Magazine is published quarterly in Australia by The Gender Centre Inc. which is funded by the Department of Family & Community Services under the S.A.A.P. program and supported by the N.S.W. Health Department through the AIDS and Infectious Diseases Branch. Polare provides a forum for discussion and debate on gender issues. Unsolicited contributions are welcome, the editor reserves the right to edit such contributions without notification. Any submission which appears in Polare may be published on our internet site. Opinions expressed in this publication do not necessarily reflect those of the Editor, The Gender Centre Inc., the Department of Family & Community Services or the N.S.W. Department of Health.
Polare Magazines are available for download from The Gender Centre, and are available in PDF format. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader or similar to view and print P.D.F. files. If you don't have Acrobat Reader you can download it for free at the Adobe website.
World's First Transsexual Man; Coming-Out Transgender in Same Sex Relationships.
X in the Wrong Place; A Consummate Politician Accepts New Challenges.
Passports, the Road to Hell; Who Gets to Decide a Child's Gender; Living the Dream
Out of One Closet and Into Another; Long Acting Injectable Testosterone...
TransAmerica Transforms Felicity Huffman; Gender Outlaws; The Forgotten Veterans
How Do I Tell My Workmates, Parents, Friends?; Margaret Stumpp; a Profile Interview
A Thin Woman Trapped In A Fat Man's Body; April Ashley & Me; A Letter From Gina
A Cross-dressing Perspective; Self-Esteem, the Catch 22 of Transgender
Organisational and Institutional Violence Against the Transgendered
The Amazing Disappearing Chromosome; Lee Brown, A Tribute
When Gender Isn't a Given; The Reform that Shames Australia;
The Marriage Amendment Act and Transsexuals; Even in Death; On Being a Girl
Emerging Pangendered; Racial Stereotyping and Transgender; Only a Cross-Dresser
The Media View of Alex; The Case of Ewan Forbes; The Run of the Tide
A Church that Cares and Accepts; Sharon Meets the Ladyboys; Transgender and Sport