WILLAMETTE WEEK: TABITHA NIKOLAI TALKS TRANS ESCAPISM IN UTOPIA WITHOUT YOU

"Escape and fleeing can be a really productive act because you have to reproduce the self outside of other people's hostility, but at the same time, I'm ambivalent because I know so many gamer people or other trans people who just don't leave their house very much because they're wrapped into these worlds that are very addictive, particularly if other things are so hostile."

—Tabitha Nikolai

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 photo by Mario Gallucci

photo by Mario Gallucci