What’s Sex Got to do With… Intersexuality?

We’ve discussed extensively in class the societal necessity to classify bodies into binaries. When individuals don’t fall into either category of these binaries, they are labelled as “wrong” or “broken” – things that need to be fixed. However, these “things” are people’s lives, and the medicalization of desire holds real, tangible consequences for those affected by it, such as Mark and Pam Crawford.

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