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From: Lyric Sexology


Prelude — Origin in the place of –Tiresias, impersonated. — Godmouth — Tiresias reports. Reports prevaricate. — A few pages from the Metamorphoses, in the way of ana-chronos — Leaving on a Jet Plane — Seven years as a woman — Godeyed — Godtears — Hoard "ours" and historical circumstance — Every vantage broken open — Tour vantage, waterways — In the bathroom queue/Flying over Atlantis to your century — What a vision is. — Complexes for Daughters — Object use — Tiresias, Again. Up close and personal.



Trish Salah

Born in Halifax, Trish Salah is the author of Wanting in Arabic (TSAR 2002, 2013) and Lyric Sexology Vol. 1 (Roof 2014, Metonymy 2017) and co-editor of special issues of Canadian Review of American Studies 35.2 (2005) and TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly 1.4 (2014). The 2013 edition of Wanting in Arabic won the Lambda Literary Award for Transgender Fiction. At the University of Winnipeg she organized the conferences Writing Trans Genres: Emergent Literatures and Criticism and Decolonizing and Decriminalizing Trans Genres. Currently an assistant professor of Gender Studies at Queen’s University, she is a member of the editorial boards of: TSQ, Eoagh, and Topia.