The Gender Unicorn provides a breakdown of the differences between gender identity, gender expression, biological sex, and physical & emotional attraction. Explore more. TSER has an interactive Gender Unicorn on their website.
What does gender Unicorn mean?
Meet the Gender Unicorn6—a fun way to explore, understand, and explain the differences and interconnectedness of terms like gender identity, gender expression, sex assigned at birth, and sexual orientation:iv.
Why is the gender Unicorn important?
The Gender Unicorn is designed to help us understand gender, sex and attraction (sometimes referred to as ‘sexuality’). You can see that some of the concepts have arrows next to them, and others just have dots. This is because some concepts are on a spectrum or range, while others are more fixed.
Why was the gender Unicorn created?
TSER created the Gender Unicorn in 2014 to describe the spectrums of gender and sexuality. It was quickly picked up by schools, colleges, and universities across the world and has been translated into over a dozen languages.
What genders are unicorns?
Most common beliefs state that all unicorns are male. However, these beliefs have no real foundation. Moreover, unicorns are usually associated with grace, purity, and innocence, all virtues of fair maidens and fairies.
What Demisexual means?
Demisexual people only feel sexually attracted to someone when they have an emotional bond with the person. They can be gay, straight, bisexual, or pansexual, and may have any gender identity. The prefix “demi” means half — which can refer to being halfway between sexual and asexual.
What does the term Unicorn mean?
Since it first named the one-horned equine of lore around the 1200s, the word unicorn has gone on to name “a person or thing that is rare and highly valued,” whether that’s a billion-dollar startup—or that special someone in your life.