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sexually attracted to both sexes

having an ambiguous sexual identity

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Like Braithwaite, she is "betrayed" by her "spouse," and like him, she wishes to know the worst, reading Flaubert's diaries and uncovering his ambisexual affairs.
There's no shame in saying that you're bisexual, ambisexual or even plain old ordinary homosexual.
And like March, Somers is at first ambisexual, a "queen bee" (95) to the hive of empowering males.
Unlike the gendered girls who were 'ladies' from birth, the costumed, pre-pubescent male body could be seen as neutral or ambisexual. (36) Thus in the transition from naked boy to lord or lady, young performers underwent a transformation from deliberately blank, pre-pubescent innocents to inherently multigendered bodies that were ready to be inscribed with masculine or feminine noble identity.
Undifferentiated and ambisexual (Syrski) gonads, as well as testis and early ovaries, were very difficult to differentiate macroscopically since all appeared as a slightly lobed rope located in the dorsal part of the abdominal cavity.
Chan, however, proposed an ambisexual model of masculinity that was nonpatriarchical, profeminist, and promoted gender equality and an "ambivalence towards socially determined definitions of masculinity" (p.
There are, in addition to playwright Letts and his questing Nebraskan, other men who make cameo appearances in the issue--particularly Texas-born auteur Robert Wilson, whose epic new work prominently features (while we're on the subject of gender) ambisexual shamans from an ancient Indonesian culture.
Tribute to a late, lamented gay bar in Taipei, ambitious "Corner's" takes a lyrical look at social aspects of an ambisexual community in transition.
17) into the masculine public sphere, thus creating a new, ambisexual civic domain.
As the semblance of the wild spirits, the living humans enact and present to themselves the innermost narcissistic core of their ouroboric Self: indestructable, metamorphic, ambisexual, (38) cannibalistic.
The wonder of the portrait is that its hustler ambience is all hair and costume; the face itself has a child's strange, ambisexual softness, which skews the point of sale more toward apathetic vulnerability than predatory availability.
A new "ambisexual" civic sphere is thus created, in which Hegel's universalist, masculine, bourgeois citizen-subject is displaced in favor of greater inclusion of other social groups, such as women and the working classes.
According to this new model, which she defines as both "ambisexual" and "androgynous" (xi), Moscovici maintains that Rousseau's neat oppositions and hierarchies give way to more reciprocal relationships between the sexes, granting women power and position that the masculine model of citizenship deliberately withheld from them.
Aromatase deficiency caused by mutations in the CYP19 gene leads to excess circulation of androgens and results in virilization and ambisexual development (12-15).
Cheever's obliviousness to feminist awareness ultimately leads me to prefer Lamott's narrative, even though I find her devotion to Jesus as odd as she once did: "To me, Jesus made about as much sense as Scientology or dowsing." When probed at the Charlotte Literary Festival about patriarchal religion, Lamott obligingly described God as ambisexual but insisted on Jesus as her male savior.