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Forums - A forum for male-to-female and
female-to male cross dressers. Registration is required for posting.
Crossdressers-Forum.com - A
friendly forum to talk about crossdressing,
set up by a husband and wife for CD's, SO's, friends, and family.
Registration is required for posting. Moderated.
There is also a picture gallery for members.
Cross Dressers Discussion
Forum - A public message board for men who cross-dress. Not always
CDA (Cross Dressers
Anonymous) - A Yahoo discussion group for trans-persons (CD,TS, MtF, FtM,
gender variant), their significant others, and friends who support them. Not
associated with any 12-step program. Membership is moderated.
A Crossdressers Secret Garden - A Yahoo discussion group
dedicated to cross-dressers, as well as others in the transgender community,
and their wives or partners.
Successful Cross-Dresser - A Yahoo discussion group where members discuss
issues associated with cross-dressing and life with their partners (if
applicable). The purpose of the group is "to assist personal growth in one
another by sharing ideas, experiences, fashion and makeup tips and techniques,
or simply chatting about cross-dressing." Membership is moderated.
Transgender Resources - Message boards and forums devoted to transgender
Boards - Message boards devoted to transgender issues.
Support Groups and Organizations
Gender Identity Research and Education
Society - Website of a British organization containing articles about
gender dysphoria and transgender issues.
International Foundation for Gender
Education - An advocacy and educational organization for promoting the
self-definition and free expression of individual gender identity.
National Transgender Advocacy
Coalition - NTAC - An advocacy group dealing with transgender issues.
The Renaissance Transgender
Association - A broad-based support group for
cross-dressers, transvestites, and transsexuals. Links
to information about cross-dressing and transgenderism.
Tiffany Club of New England - A
Massachusetts-based transgender support organization with the motto, "The
Trinity of Being: Of being masculine, of being feminine, of being one with
yourself and nature."
Tri-Ess - The Society for the Second Self - Support group
for male heterosexual cross-dressers.
Articles and Websites
BioMotionLab 1.6 -
Animated comparisons of male and female body movement in walking.
of Sex, Gender & Sexuality: A Look at the Lives of Male Transvestites -
A master's thesis by Diane Kholos Wysocki
at the University of California, Santa Barbara, which discusses male-to-female
cross-dressing from a feminist perspective.
Dark Side of Cross-Dressing - An article by a M2F cross-dresser presenting
a very negative view of cross-dressing.
Dixie's Main Menu
Page - Personal website with extensive discussions about M2F cross-dressing
and many good links.
Movement - Tips on how to emulate feminine body movement, by Allison
Freedom and Responsibility - Sermon by Pat Conover, a bigendered
minister in the United Church of Christ.
& Lace Letter International - An evangelical Christian
newsletter for crossdressers, transgendered,
Freeman's Transgender Web - Extensive advice about
M2F cross-dressing, plus a comprehensive transgender film guide.
IMFF.NET - The
International Mens Fashion Freedom Network - A non-TG website that advocates skirts for men. Many pictures of men in skirts and kilts.
Anima Theory and How It Relates to Cross-Dressing - Excellent article
applying theories of the famous psychiatrist, Carl Jung.
Lynn Conway's Home Page - A treasure
trove of valuable articles and links about transgenderism,
hosted by a successful computer engineer who is a long-time transsexual woman.
Men in Dresses
- A European Medical Journal Special Monograph on transvestism/crossdressing,
by Vernon Coleman, based on questionnaires completed by 414 British males
during July and August 1995 and on written communications from over 600 other
British males during the same period.
Style Fashion - A discussion of "Freestyling"
- men wearing items of women's clothing as men.
Transgender People - Transcript of an excellent presentation by Lin Fraser,
a San Francisco-based therapist experienced with transgender and cross-dressing
of Crossdressing and Transvestism
- Many links to well-balanced articles about cross-dressing, why men
cross-dress, what it means, its good and bad aspects, maintaining a healthy
perspective on cross-dressing, and keeping it under reasonable control.
Reality Resources - a
conservative Christian-oriented ministry by a former cross-dresser, aimed at
helping men overcome their transgender urges through God. Basically, he
contends that all transgenderism is simply a
perverted fantasy for escaping one's masculine responsibilities.
and Gender Are Different - A scientific article by Milton Diamond, Ph.D., a
leading researcher on sex and gender.
So You Want To Be a T-Girl
- A long, detailed article with sobering, straight talk about the difficulties
of becoming a M2F transsexual.
The Spirit of Transgender - A
historical and multi-cultural dissertation on the spiritual aspects of transgenderism, by Holly Boswell.
The Successful Crossdresser
- An informative website by a M2F cross-dresser who writes and lectures extensively on the subject.
The Transgendered Philosopher - An
essay about "committed cross-dressing" by Miqqi Alicia Gilbert, at the Department of
Philosophy, York University, Toronto, Canada.
Pride - Keynote speech at a Reconciling Ministries
Network Transgender Community Outreach event, discussing transgenderism
Migrating and Love of Oneself as a Woman: A Contribution to a Sociology of Autogynephilia - An academic paper from the The International Journal of Transgenderism.
URNotAlone - This website (which bills itself as
"The Number One Transgendered Personals
Resource) contains a busy chat room and thousands of personal profiles of TGs and their admirers. Although some areas are free,
paid membership is required for full access to content.
Yvonne's Place for Crossdressers
- A personal website with insightful articles and some very interesting results
of a cross-dressing survey.
We Are an Old People,
We Are a New People - A multi-part work in progress by Cathryn
Platine on ancient and mythological manifestations of
transgenderism and goddess worship.
Webmistress's Selections - Links to numerous articles
and essays about cross-dressing (part of the website of Alpha Omega, a support
group for cross-dressers formerly affiliated with Tri-Ess).
So Funny About Cross-Dressing? - Our attitude towards transvestism
says more about us than we realize, writes anthropologist Charlotte Suthrell in The New Humanist.
Transgender and Religion Meet - A 119-page PDF
resource book from the Unitarian Universalist
Association's Office of Bisexual, Gay, Lesbian and Transgender Concerns.
Whosoever - An online magazine for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender
Why Be A TV? - A personal
website of a M2F cross-dresser containing thoughtful discussions about the
meaning of CDing and society's reaction.
Why Do Men Wear
Dresses? (And Why Do Some Women Get So Upset About It?) - Article by
British journalist Vernon Coleman.
The Wisdom of
Direct Knowledge - A Rebirth of the Way to Gnostic
Transsexuality, by Cathryn Platine.
Crystal's StorySite - Transgender
FictionMania - Transgender fiction archive.
The Skirts of God - A light-hearted
story set in the 1950's, about how a boy's encounter with cross-dressing
radically changed his attitude about clothing.
Hazel Freeman's International Transgender Film
Guide - Probably the best transgender film guide on the web; however, most
of the titles won't be found in American video stores.
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This page posted on June 25, 2007.