We are honored to share Transatlantic’s client Kai Cheng Thom’s powerful essay for the Globe & Mail on Trans Rights!

“The moral panic over trans rights is a distraction from society’s real issues-”

To read Kai’s full essay, click here: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-the-moral-panic-over-trans-rights-is-a-distraction-from-societys-real/

Kai Cheng Thom is a writer, performer and sex educator in Toronto, Ontario whose work includes a surrealist novel, FEMMES AND NOTORIOUS LIARS, an extraordinary poetry collection, A PLACE CALLED NO HOMELAND, two captivating, beautifully imagined picture books, FROM THE STARS IN THE SKY TO THE FISH IN THE SEA and FOR LAIKA: THE DOG WHO LEARNED THE NAMES OF THE STARS, a heartbreaking yet hopeful collection of personal essays and prose poems, I HOPE WE CHOSE LOVE: A TRANS GIRL’S NOTES FROM THE END OF THE WORLD and her forthcoming transformative collection of intimate and lyrical love letters, FALLING BACK IN LOVE WITH BEING HUMAN: LETTERS TO LOST SOULS (August 2023)

Kai is jointly represented by Leonicka Valcius and Marilyn Biderman.