Butch and femme are terms used in the lesbian subculture to ascribe or acknowledge a Gender expressions outside of the norm prevented assimilation.
Originally meant to be a slur, it has been "reclaimed" by many Lesbians who might use it to identify themselves of other Lesbians. It is considered rude to use the.
Diamonds Are a Dyke's Best Friend is an educational and thought-provoking work about a sport that so many Lesbians are involved in-but few reflect upon as .
Yet, while dyke might have been Hayes' chosen term, she wasn't entirely done with the word 'lesbian' just yet. In , the artist undertook her.
Dyke is also a derogatory slang word referring to a lesbian it is still generally considered offensive and should be shunned outside very specific contexts.
This is a group for lesbians, bisexual women, trans* women of all ages interested in meeting up for hiking and camping and anything outdoors. The primary.
Dykes on Bikes, the group of lesbian motorcycle riders that started the.. term “ dyke” was once used as a pejorative term to describe lesbians.
Calling women who engage in OLEs lesbian or dyke has been a way to discourage women from being outdoors (McClintock, ). Called lesbian baiting, it is.
partners, friends, or through (typically women-only or lesbian-specific) holiday organisations, and spent much of their spare time outside in the countryside.