Biphobia: Deal With It
and be more than a bystander
by Gordon Nore
A reader-directed exploration of biphobia and bi-erasure within society.
A reader-directed exploration of biphobia/bierasure and how it can be aimed at people who are attracted to more than one gender.
Prejudice and discrimination affects people with different sexual identities than the standard poles of “gay” and “straight.” This book helps readers identify biphobia and start a conversation about how to deal with it.
- Biphobia 101 defines the issue and provides examples on how to identify it
- The roles of the Bi+ Ally, the By+ Stander, and the Bi+ Eraser approach the issue from three different points of view
- Quizzes and Q&As provide real-life scenarios and responses to biphobia.
About the Author
Gordon Nore is an elementary teacher librarian who has advised queer straight alliances in schools for ten years. His writing has appeared in Xtra, Today's Parent, and ETFO Voice magazines, as well as the Toronto Star and Ottawa Citizen newspapers. He lives in Tkaronto, unceded territory.
A timely resource for helping kids understand and resolve conflicts stemming from homophobia and bullying$24.95, HardcoverInterest ages: 9+Lexile Reading Level: 850LA timely new resource for helping kids understand and resolve conflicts stemming from gender identity, gender expression and transphobia.$24.95, HardcoverInterest ages: 9-13Reading level: Grade 6Lexile Reading Level: 800L