Leslie Feinberg is a political organizer, editor, and writer. Feinberg's first work, Stone Butch Blues, is a trans literary classic that has received international praise. The American Library Association Lesbian and Gay Book Award and the Lambda Award were given to it. Trans Liberation, Trans Gender Warriors, and Transgender, among Feinberg's other writings, have all been at the vanguard of the movement. Feinberg resides near New York City with her wife, Minnie Bruce Pratt.