Trans and Muslim: Portraying the Lives of Warias in Indonesia

I recently came across a short movie on the life of transsexual Muslims in Indonesia. In the last few years, MMW has covered a few different stories in terms of LGBT activism in Indonesia: issues concerning transgender and transsexual communities, the challenges faced by lesbians and the attempts to bring LGTBQ issues to the public sphere.Yet there are things to watch, along with our reading! Warias: Indonesia‚Äôs Transsexual Muslims is a s … [Read more...]