Kate Bornstein is an author, playwright, performance artist, and gender theorist. Bornstein was born male and underwent sex reassignment surgery when she was 26 years old. However, she does not identify as a woman.
- Gender Outlaw: On Men, Women, and the Rest of Us (1994)
- Nearly Roadkill: An Infobahn Erotic Adventure (1996); co-authored with Caitlin Sullivan
- My Gender Workbook: How to Become a Real Man, a Real Woman, the Real You, or Something Else Entirely (1997)
- Hello Cruel World: 101 Alternatives to Suicide for Teens, Freaks and Other Outlaws (2006); published as Hello, Cruel World: 101 Alternatives to Teen Suicide in the UK
- Gender Outlaws: The Next Generation (2010); co-edited with S. Bear Bergman
- A Queer and Present Danger: A Memoir (2012)