Brown Grrlz Feminism Key Terms

The Following are key terms used in our feminist dialouge throughout this site. 
 
  1. Cis Gender
    an adjective relating to a person who self-identifies with the gender that corresponds to the sex they were assigned at birth.
  2. Transgender
    an adjective relating to a person who does not identify with the gender that corresponds to the sex they were assigned at birth.
  3. Gender Non Conforming
    a term used to describe a person who does not prescribe to gender norms that reinforce gender conformity to sex assigned at birth.