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Ugla Stefanía Kristjönudóttir Jónsdóttir

Agent: Hattie Grünewald

Biography: Ugla Stefanía Kristjönudóttir Jónsdóttir aka. Owl is a writer, film maker and campaigner. They are the co-director of My Genderation, a CIC that celebrates trans lives and trans experiences through the medium of film and other creative avenues. They are an advisor for All About Trans, a project ran by On Road Media that aims to creative more positive media representation of trans people. They are a columnist for the Metro and co-authored the TRANS TEEN SURVIVAL GUIDE (2018). 

TRANS TEEN SURVIVAL GUIDE Young Adult, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 224 pages, 2018  Wondering how to come out to your family and friends, what it's like to go through cross hormonal therapy or how to put on a packer? Trans youth activists Fox and Owl have stepped in to answer everything that trans teens and their families need to know.  With a focus on self-care, expression and being proud of your unique identity, the guide is packed full of invaluable advice from people who understand the realities and complexities of growing up trans. Having been there, done that, Fox and Owl are able to honestly chart the course of life as a trans teen, from potentially life-saving advice on dealing with dysphoria or depression, to hilarious real-life awkward trans stories.

TRANS TEEN SURVIVAL GUIDE
Young Adult, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 224 pages, 2018

Wondering how to come out to your family and friends, what it's like to go through cross hormonal therapy or how to put on a packer? Trans youth activists Fox and Owl have stepped in to answer everything that trans teens and their families need to know.

With a focus on self-care, expression and being proud of your unique identity, the guide is packed full of invaluable advice from people who understand the realities and complexities of growing up trans. Having been there, done that, Fox and Owl are able to honestly chart the course of life as a trans teen, from potentially life-saving advice on dealing with dysphoria or depression, to hilarious real-life awkward trans stories.