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Roller derby is known for being inclusive of all genders and flipping traditional masculine sporting values. (Flickr / Creative Commons / Gomisan)

How roller derby has proven itself to be the most inclusive sport around

Recently a new by-law for roller derby threatened to exclude trans*, genderqueer and non-binary team members, the community rallied to have the law reversed, and won. Originally published in SBS Sexuality, 16 September 2016 Since its resurrection in the early noughties, roller derby has become known as one of the world’s most inclusive sports; primarily […]


(K)ink: Writing while deviant

There’s evidence that D.H. Lawrence enjoyed an erotic power exchange relationship with his wife, that James Joyce was into scat (among other things), and that Oscar Wilde—well, most of us know what Oscar Wilde liked. These literary geniuses explored radical sexual agency and desire in their work and in their relationships, but little beyond rumors […]