Captive Genders was the first book of its kind. It remains the touchstone for studies of trans and gender-queer people in prison. It has been revamped to appeal to recent broadened interest. With a new Foreword by CeCe MacDonald and essay by Chelsea Manning.Eric A. Stanley is a radical queer activist, outlaw academic, experimental filmmaker.Nat Smith is a member of Trans/gender Variant in Prison Committee and an organizer with Critical Resistance.CeCe McDonald was unjustly incarcerated after fatally stabbing a transphobic attacker in 2011. She was released in 2014 after serving nineteen months for second-degree manslaughter.