Ruben is a pansexual, trans-identified, gender queer artist and self-proclaimed, angry femme. Ruben has recently moved from Winnipeg to Toronto and talks about the transphobia they experienced in Winnipeg and how they are liking the larger more supportive trans community in Toronto. They came from a trans and queer supportive family but still felt the need to leave Winnipeg. Ruben is currently pursuing an art career in Toronto.
Talking Points/Content Warnings (Themes)
Pansexual, Transphobia, “Gender is Fluid”, Escape from a Small Town, Having a Supportive Family, Creating Your Own Reality, Creative Self-expression.
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