Gender Reveal

Tuck Woodstock

Welcome to Gender Reveal, a podcast about nonbinary and transgender folks. Join us as we interview notable trans guests, analyze current events, answer advice questions and get a little bit closer to understanding what the heck gender is.

Episode 117: Edgar Gomez
Apr 25 2022
Episode 117: Edgar Gomez
Tuck speaks with Edgar Gomez (he/she/they), author of the memoir High-Risk Homosexual. Topics include: TFW Facebook suggests that you friend-request the Pulse shooter The pros & cons of Latinidad (the concept) and Latinx (the word)Writing about your family’s homophobia without making them into telenovela villainsThe intersections of class/poverty and queerness Plus: Sporty Spice, trans villain representation, and post-credits Drag Race goss. This Week in Gender: Rebecca Kling critiques the recent Washington Post op-ed “What I wish I’d known when I was 19 and had sex reassignment surgery.” References: Cristina Silva’s article about the word Latinx in USA Today.  Find Edgar at, and find High-Risk Homosexual through Soft Skull Press or wherever books are. Join our Patreon ( to get access to a brand-new bonus podcast, plus our weekly newsletter and other fun perks. Browse our nonprofit merch shop at Our spring grant is now open for applications at Learn more about our past grant winners at Submit a piece of Theymail: a small message or ad that we’ll read on the show. Today’s messages was from Cambridge Solidarity Fund / Find episode transcripts and starter packs for new listeners at We’re also on Twitter and Instagram @gendereveal. Associate Producer: Ozzy Llinas Goodman Logo: Ira M. LeighMusic: Breakmaster CylinderAdditional Music: “Mosic” and “Greyleaf Willow” by Blue Dot Sessions Sponsors: Urbody (promo code: TUCK15)