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Teagan Widmer

writer, artist, educator, and eternal student.
Teagan Widmer is a white, queer, trans woman from the bay area. She is a software developer, a writer, and an artist. She currently holds an MFA in Theatre Pedagogy from Virginia Commonwealth University and a BA in English Literature from Pacific Union College. She has lectured and presented her work for colleges and events around the United States. She likes to imagine that in her future she will sit reading a good book next to a roaring fire in a large den with lots of bookshelves. You can follower her on twitter @twidx.

My Stories

I Might Have Been Chelsea Manning

Teagan Widmer on August 23, 2013

In January of 2010, I was sitting in the lounge in my school’s English department completely freaking out about the fact that I had no clue what came after graduation. I was an English major with an emphasis in theatre....

Representations of Trans Women in a Post-Orange is the New Black World

Teagan Widmer on August 02, 2013

It seems Netflix has finally hit the jackpot with an original series. After the mediocre (and transphobic) 4th season of “Arrested Development”, the disappointing “Hemlock Grove”, and the underrated “House of Cards”, Netflix has finally hit its stride with the...

Nia King & Teagan Widmer: The Great Selfie Debate

Teagan Widmer and Nia King on June 19, 2013

By Teagan (Twid) Widmer and guest contributor Nia King; music courtesy of SAFE. Nia King is a mixed-race queer art activist from Boston, Massachusetts. She currently resides in Oakland, California where she runs the podcast We Want the Airwaves: QPOC Artists on...