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.
A Church that Cares and Accepts; Sharon Meets the Ladyboys; Transgender and Sport
Julia's Home Town Welcomes Her back; Human Rights for Transgender Citizens
Tales of Tiresias; What Are You?, Male? Female? or Neither of the Above?
The Bailey Brou-ha-ha; Born Transsexual; Another First; 2 x Book Reviews
On Acceptance and Employment; An Interview with Jane Fonda on Gender
The Legal Environment Following Re Kevin; Loving a Man Who Wants to be a Woman
Stephen Whittle Wins 2002 Human Rights Award; Vagina Schmagina!
Tribute to Christine Jorgensen; Talking Point; 3 x Book Reviews
Gay Games Gender Policy; Transformation; Health Report
Health Report; My Story; Social & Support Report; Stop Press
My Wife Was a Victim Too; Do Transsexuals Have a Choice; The Road Less Travelled
Party or Protest; From Victim to Villain in a Single Bound; A Rose by Any Other Name
Gendercide; How Many of Us Are There?; My Transsexual Father
Family Court Endorses Transsexual Marriage; Lynn Conway, Superstar of the Transgender Firmament
My Dad's A Woman; The Shape of Acceptance; Phallocy