Episode 127: Edith Surreal

Gender Reveal

Jul 11 2022 • 40 mins


Tuck speaks with pro wrestler Edith Surreal (she/her). Topics include:

  • What happens when a masked wrestler gets an FFS consult?
  • Combining ballroom culture with pro wrestling
  • Is playing a heel Bad Trans Representation?
  • Plus: Why wrestling is like a real-life comic book, a soap opera, a drag show, and Super Smash Bros.

This Week in Gender: Justine Lindsay; new Pew data; Emma Corrin in Vogue; and lots of news from Germany.

Find Edith @edithsurreal on Twitter and IG and at edithsurreal.com.

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Associate Producer: Ozzy Llinas Goodman
Logo: Ira M. Leigh
Music: Breakmaster Cylinder
Additional Music: “These Times” by Blue Dot Sessions
Sponsors: Enby (promo code: GenderReveal)