22892Re: [Yuricon] Re: The real meaning Of Yuri/Shoujo ai
- May 30, 2007On 30-May-2007 20:19 +0900, Anna Haapaniemi wrote:
> > So a boy cross-dressing as a girl is more yuri than a boy who's beenI was reading it more as a comparison between a boy who was
> > genetically and physically transformed into a girl? Strange... :)
> I don't think it is especially stange that I boy that wants to and feels he
> is/should be a girl is counted more as a girl than a boy that, regardless of
> what he wanted/felt, had his body turned into that of a girl.
cross-dressing out of an obligation to his family and an already vaguely
transgendered (or at least ambiguously-gendered) boy who was quite
content to have been made entirely female.
Then again, I carefully avoided watching OtoBoku, so I may well have
made incorrect assumptions about its main character.
Adam Jones (adam@...)(http://www.yggdrasl.demon.co.uk/)
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