James, Raven

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Name
James, Raven Gender: MF
Elizabeth Sharon James
born on 27 February 1972 at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )
Place Toronto, Ontario (CAN), 43n39, 79w23
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Bio/autobiography
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 07°58' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 18°37 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 12°32'



Biography

Canadian transgender activist, who wrote the chapter, "Gender Strike! It's an Offence" in the 2014 book, "Trans Activism in Canada: A Reader." She worked as a street prostitute and beat an addiction to cocaine and heroin. And served a 5-year term in a men's maximum security prison for robbery. Born in a male body, she has had gender reassignment surgery.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes her in "Trans Activism in Canada: A Reader" edited by Dan Irving and ‎Rupert Raj (Canadian Scholars’ Press, 2014): "I was born on Sunday, February 27, at 6 a.m., during the coldest and darkest time of the year in Toronto" (p. 45); "Born in 1972" (p. 294).

Categories

  • Diagnoses : Psychological : Abuse Drugs (Overcame her addiction)
  • Passions : Sexuality : Transgender M-to-F (Had gender reassignment surgery)
  • Passions : Criminal Perpetrator : Thief/ Financial crime
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ social
  • Vocation : Sex Business : Prostitute/ Pimp (Street sex worker)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer