Thomas  Page McBee
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Thomas Page McBee

Thomas Page McBee was the first trans man to ever box in Madison Square Garden. He was the "masculinity expert" for VICE and has written the columns "Self-Made Man" for the Rumpus and "The American Man" for Pacific Standard. His essays and reportage have appeared in the New York Times, Playboy, and Glamour. He is a senior editor at Quartz.
His first book, MAN ALIVE, was named a best book of 2014 by NPR Books, BuzzFeed, Kirkus, and Publisher's Weekly. His new book, AMATEUR, is forthcoming from Scribner. He speaks about masculinity all over the country, and is a regular media commentator on gender issues. He lives in Brooklyn. Learn more at thomaspagemcbee.com.

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    • Amateur

    • By: Thomas Page McBee
    • Narrated by: Thomas Page McBee
    • Length: 3 hrs and 38 mins
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    In this groundbreaking new book, the author, a trans man, trains to fight in a charity match at Madison Square Garden while struggling to untangle the vexed relationship between masculinity and violence....

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    • By Kristin on 03-05-19

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    • Man Alive

    • A True Story of Violence, Forgiveness and Becoming a Man
    • By: Thomas Page McBee
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    • Length: 3 hrs and 1 min
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    What does it really mean to be a man? In Man Alive, Thomas Page McBee attempts to answer that question by focusing on two of the men who most impacted his life....

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    • By Kade on 05-30-18

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