Digital Transgender Archive

Milo Degoosh Oral History Interview

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Milo Degoosh is a 28 year old FTM transgender adult. He works at Bard Coffee Shop in Portland, and competes in National Barista competition. He elaborates on how the Queer community has influenced the Barista competition and how he is a Queer figure in this environment. Milo has two moms and big family, all of which have helped him in his transition. He started hormones in 2015 and has had many changes since, such as mood, attitude, and work ethic. Milo participating in the National Campaign for Marriage Equality by knocking on doors. The necessity and cost for transition is also mentioned in the interview, and what that process looked like for him.

Item Information:

Identifier
ng451h727
Collection
Audio and Video Clips and Transcripts
Institution
LGBTQ+ Collection, University of Southern Maine Libraries
Creator(s)
DeGoosh, Milo
Hohman, May
Date Created
Dec. 7, 2018
Date Issued
Dec. 7, 2018
Genre
Oral Histories
Subject(s)
Maggie Nelson
Milo DeGoosh
National Campaign for Marriage Equality
Planned Parenthood
The Argonauts
Ursula Daley Ward
Places
Oregon > Multnomah County > Portland
Texas > Travis County > Austin
Maine > Androscoggin County > City of Lewiston > Lewiston
Topic(s)
Coming out
Deadnaming
FtMs
Gay men
Gender dysphoria
Hormones
Lesbian parents
Masculinity
Mastectomy
Transgender relationships
Resource Type
Audio
Text
Language
English
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