The CFC

19 Dec 2012

womenwhokickass:

Claudia Astorino: Why she kicks ass
She is an intersex activist living in NYC, who writes the blog Full-Frontal Activism: Intersex and Awesome and is the co-coordinator of the annual Intersex Awareness Day events in NYC, which celebrated it’s 3rd birthday in 2012.
She has raised awareness speaking at New York University, Bluestockings Activist Center (NYC), and Wooden Shoe Books (Philadelphia), and is available for speaking and workshops especially along the East Coast, covering topics including intersex basics, the relationship between body and identity, the medicalization of intersex, and more. 
She also an academic, pursuing her Ph.D. in physical anthropology, and spends a lot of time “happily nerding out in a lab”.

womenwhokickass:

Claudia Astorino: Why she kicks ass

  • She is an intersex activist living in NYC, who writes the blog Full-Frontal Activism: Intersex and Awesome and is the co-coordinator of the annual Intersex Awareness Day events in NYC, which celebrated it’s 3rd birthday in 2012.
  • She has raised awareness speaking at New York University, Bluestockings Activist Center (NYC), and Wooden Shoe Books (Philadelphia), and is available for speaking and workshops especially along the East Coast, covering topics including intersex basics, the relationship between body and identity, the medicalization of intersex, and more. 
  • She also an academic, pursuing her Ph.D. in physical anthropology, and spends a lot of time “happily nerding out in a lab”.