Digital Transgender Archive

Zephyr D Merkur Herrera Oral History

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Barista and peer advocate Zephyr D Merkur Herrera details their experiences in the trans community throughout their active adolescence and beyond. In this interview with Lorenzo Van Ness, Herrera explains their journey in discovering their nonbinary identity and finding similar individuals throughout their life.

Item Information:

Identifier
c534fn984
Collection
Audio and Video: Clips and Transcripts
Institution
NYC Trans Oral History Project
Creator(s)
Van Ness, Lorenzo
Merkur Herrera, Zephyr D
Publisher
New York Public Library
Date Created
Mar. 17, 2018
Dates Covered
1995 to 2018
Genre
Oral Histories
Places
New York
New York > Queens
Argentina
New York > Kings > Bushwick
Topic(s)
Activists
Eating disorders
Family members
Gender diversity
Gender dysphoria
Language
LGBTI community
Musicians
Schools
Sports
Tomboys
Transgender people
Transgenderism
Resource Type
Audio
Digital Format
48 minutes 55 seconds
Language
English
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