230 episodes

Welcome to Gender Reveal, a podcast about nonbinary and transgender folks. Join us as we interview notable trans guests, analyze current events, answer advice questions and get a little bit closer to understanding what the heck gender is.

Gender Reveal Tuck Woodstock

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 1.2K Ratings

Welcome to Gender Reveal, a podcast about nonbinary and transgender folks. Join us as we interview notable trans guests, analyze current events, answer advice questions and get a little bit closer to understanding what the heck gender is.

    BONUS: Solomon J. Brager

    BONUS: Solomon J. Brager

    Happy pub day to Heavyweight, a graphic memoir by Solomon J. Brager! Tuck chats with Sol (they/he) about the intersections of Zionism and transphobia, the need to make up true stories, and the arguments against claims of Jewish indigeneity. 
    Listen to the full episode on Patreon for discussions of teaching a class called Graphic Sex, stealing boxing valor, navigating our mothers' feelings about our hair color, and much more.
    Find Sol at solomonbrager.com and @jbbrager. Heavyweight is available now!!! 
    Our merch shop at bit.ly/gendermerch.
    Senior Producer: Ozzy Llinas Goodman
    Logo: Ira M. Leigh
    Music: Breakmaster Cylinder
    Additional Music: Blue Dot Sessions

    • 27 min
    BONUS: Lammys, Labor Solidarity, & Arlie Adlington

    BONUS: Lammys, Labor Solidarity, & Arlie Adlington

    Tuck shares an exciting 2 Trans 2 Furious update before chatting with Arlie Adlington (he/him) about queer labor solidarity, Pride movie recs, and normal tea. 
    Listen to the full episode on Patreon to hear Arlie talk about working with Sam Smith, navigating the world of UK t-shots, and writing an important song about beverages (before Sabrina Carpenter did it, even!)
    See you at the Bell House on Thursday for our Pride™ live show! 
    (Oh and here’s the video that Casey took hehe.)

    • 16 min
    Checking in with Jules Gill-Peterson

    Checking in with Jules Gill-Peterson

    For our season finale, Tuck catches up with historian Jules Gill-Peterson (she/her). Topics include:
    Why Jules might be writing a trilogy of books against ~transgender~ Why liberal trans inclusion is the “kissing cousin of fascism” A list of fun hot reasons why people have transitioned throughout history Is transphobia always rooted in misogyny? Plus: Fighting your publisher over derogatory italics; learning the secrets of the most trans dinosaur; and once again asking whether a certain trans clothing company is a psy-op… Today’s Theymail message was from Thirst Pebble.
    Find Jules @gpjulesss. A Short History of Trans Misogyny is out now.
    Come see us at the Bell House on June 20! 
    Join our Patreon (patreon.com/gender) to get access to our bonus podcasts, weekly newsletter, and other perks.
    Find our FAQ page, starter packs and transcripts at genderpodcast.com. We’re also on Instagram @gendereveal.
    Senior Producer: Ozzy Llinas Goodman
    Logo: Ira M. Leigh
    Music: Breakmaster Cylinder
    Additional Music: “Mischief Making” by Blue Dot Sessions
    Sponsors: Queer Candle Co (promo code: GENDER10)

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Jane Schoenbrun

    Jane Schoenbrun

    Tuck and Ozzy chat with director Jane Schoenbrun (they/them). Topics include:
    Working through gender feelings onscreen with Brigette Lundy-Paine How did Limp Bizkit’s Fred Durst end up in I Saw the TV Glow? What happened to that film adaption of Nevada? Why the third movie in Jane’s Screen Trilogy is actually three novels Plus: The most sapphic Spielberg film; A Trip to the Moon (1902); custom Jane’s Bar Mitzvah CD booklets; and getting warped by Nickelodeon  This Week in Gender: None, but may I instead introduce you to Mr. Celery, Otey, Muddona, and Ballapeño?
    Submit a piece of Theymail: Today’s messages were from Go Press Girl and CN Lester.
    Come see us at the Bell House on June 20! 
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    Join our Patreon (patreon.com/gender) to get access to our bonus podcasts, weekly newsletter, and other perks.
    Find our FAQ page, starter packs and transcripts at genderpodcast.com. We’re also on Instagram @gendereveal.
    Senior Producer: Ozzy Llinas Goodman
    Logo: Ira M. Leigh
    Music: Breakmaster Cylinder
    Additional Music: “Isn’t It Always” by Blue Dot Sessions
    Sponsors: Queer Candle Co (promo code: GENDER10) and DeleteMe (code: TUCK20)

    • 45 min
    Checking in with LittlePuss Press

    Checking in with LittlePuss Press

    In this bonus episode, Tuck chats with Cat Fitzpatrick and Casey Plett about what's going on over at LittlePuss Press post-SPD collapse. Topics include:
    What’s next for LittlePuss?  How can we learn to log off?  Wouldn’t it be mortifying to win a Nobel Prize? Cat’s thoughts on historical fell type?? Plus: An upcoming book that "establishes, at a stroke, [the author] as one of the great writers of her generation"(!!!) Support the LittlePuss Press Kickstarter by May 17, or shop all their existing titles at LittlePuss.net. 

    • 23 min
    17 Advice Questions with Mckenzee Griffler

    17 Advice Questions with Mckenzee Griffler

    Tuck tackles more advice questions with BFF of the show Mckenzee Griffler (she/her). Topics include:
    What if my partner doesn’t want me to come out to their parents? Are we sure that cis people don’t think about gender this much? Can my gender be “boy” if I’m in my thirties?  Should I live the plot of Boys Weekend by Mattie Lubchansky? Plus: wedding photos, astrology, nonprofits, FFS soup, King of Falafel, and securely attached Super Smash Bros characters? This Week in Gender: Kai Jacobsen bravely attempts the segment that Tuck refused.
    Find Mckenzee at mckenzeegriffler.com and @mckenzeeisshortforzee.
    Submit a piece of Theymail: Today’s message was from Succulent.
    Come see us at the Bell House on June 20! 
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    Join our Patreon (patreon.com/gender) to get access to our bonus podcasts, weekly newsletter, and other perks.
    Find our FAQ page, starter packs and transcripts at genderpodcast.com. We’re also on Instagram @gendereveal.
    Senior Producer: Ozzy Llinas Goodman
    Logo: Ira M. Leigh
    Music: Breakmaster Cylinder
    Additional Music: “Young Buck” & “Tin Tile Shuffle” by Blue Dot Sessions
    Sponsors: Queer Candle Co (promo code: GENDER10) and DeleteMe (code: TUCK20)

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
1.2K Ratings

1.2K Ratings

commallama26 ,

Trans & amazing

One of my favorite podcasts. Tuck is really skilled at hosting/interviewing and picks brilliant and entertaining guests. A balm in an increasingly rough time to be alive. Keep em coming!

stormfire_ ,

✨✨✨✨✨

Tuck is my favorite Sagittarius of all time (besides myself ofc). Listen to his podcast.

Davislistenstopodcasts ,

Incredible interview format

Tuck is able to create an atmosphere of friendly informality while also keeping the conversation flowing. As the weirdo cis guy who stumbled their way in here I just want to say thanks for the podcast and keep up the amazing work!

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