Tanner, Enzi Oral History

Span Dates: 2015 interview
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Volume: 1 hour 7 minutes


This oral history interview was conducted by the Transgender Oral History Project at the University of Minnesota. In the interview, Enzi Tanner discusses race, coming out, and how religion affected his gender transition. Tanner grew up Catholic and converted to Judaism later in life.

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Finding Aid

A description of the interview and a digital video recording are available online. To access the video description, search for Tanner in the following search page.


This oral history is located at the University of Minnesota Libraries in the Jean-Nickolaus Tretter Collection in Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies. A digital copy is available to watch online.


Jewish (ethnic, Reform, Reconstructionist, Orthodox) | Catholic (Roman) | Black | Trans activism | Minneapolis | Minnesota