The news from Silicon Valley these days is mixed. Working at these jobs, even for those so recently out of college, can be a heady thing. High-tech start-ups—particularly the most successful, particularly in the Valley—have a well-honed ethos of chill. There are also, though, no women.
Over the past few years, there has been a growing visibility of transgender individuals across our society, and an increasing recognition that, for many people, gender identity is more complicated and ambiguous than was once commonly believed to be the case.