Juliet Jacques

Juliet Jacques is a freelance writer, whose latest book Trans: A memoir started life as the Guardian’s “Transgender Journey”—the first time the gender reassignment process had been serialised for a major British publication. Her column was longlisted for the Orwell Prize in 2011. She was included in the Independent’s Pink List for 2012, 2013 and 2014, and is a regular contributor to the New Statesman. She has also written for Granta, TimeOut, Filmwaves, 3am, the London Review of Books, the New Humanist, the New Inquiry, and many other publications.

Posts by Juliet

Trans: A Playlist

All of the tracks here are referenced in the book (or were, in earlier drafts), or played a significant role as I wrote it. So much of the memoir is about discovering oneself through culture, and for me, music was ...

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