Binary Gender Isn’t ‘Natural’, But We’re Conditioned to Believe It Is

Toward a new epistemology that recognizes sex and gender diversity

Tucker Lieberman
6 min readAug 11, 2021

Book cover: Yo soy el monstruo que os habla, by Paul B. Preciado

In 2019, the Spanish philosopher Paul B. Preciado prepared a talk for l’École de la Cause Freudienne, a French member organization of the World Association of Psychoanalysis. At the event, standing before 3,500 psychoanalysts, he asked…