Publications

Selected books and articles. For press articles please see media.

Books and book chapters

Carpenter, M. (forthcoming in April 2018). The “normalisation” of intersex bodies and “othering” of intersex identities: the experience in Australia. In Sherpe, J., Dutta, A., and Helms, T. (editors). The Legal Status of Intersex Persons. Cambridge, UK: Intersentia.

Carpenter, M., & Hough, D. (2014). Employers’ Guide to Intersex Inclusion. Sydney, Australia: Pride in Diversity and Organisation Intersex International Australia Limited.

Carpenter, M., & Nexus Research Co-operative. (1998). The employment of people with disabilities in small and medium-sized enterprises. Dublin, Ireland: European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions.

Peer-reviewed articles

Carpenter, M. (2016). The human rights of intersex people: addressing harmful practices and rhetoric of change. Reproductive Health Matters, 24(47), 74–84.

Statements and principles

Yogyakarta Principles plus 10

Member of the Drafting Committee for a Supplement to the Yogyakarta Principles (PDF) on the application of international human rights law to the distinct and intersectional grounds of sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression and sex characteristics. Morgan was also a participant in the expert meeting that agreed the Supplement, and a signatory (November 2017).

Co-organiser and participant of the retreat where the Darlington Statement (PDF) was agreed. This document sets out a common platform for intersex-led organisations, advocates and allies in Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand (March 2017).

Participant in the Malta Declaration on intersex human rights (December 2013).

Other articles

Carpenter, M. (26 October 2016). Intersex awareness day: Thinking outside the box. Archer Magazine. Retrieved 27 October 2016.

Carpenter, M. (26 October 2016). Thinking outside the box. Intersex Day Project. Retrieved 26 October 2016.

Carpenter, M. (2015). Intersex rights and freedoms. Court Of Conscience (UNSW Law Society journal), (9), 27–33.

Carpenter, M. (21 October 2015). Intersex-related research must have direct input from intersex community. Star Observer. Retrieved 23 October 2015.

Carpenter, M. (2 November 2015). La investigación relacionada a la intersexualidad debe tener una contribución directa de la comunidad intersex (translation by Laura Inter, Brújula Intersexual). Star Observer.
SBS News comment: 'curing' intersex is damaging and common
Carpenter, M. (16 March 2015). Comment: “Curing” intersex is damaging and common. SBS The Feed. Retrieved 17 March 2015.

Carpenter, M. (16 March 2015). Comentario: ‘Curar’ la intersexualidad es perjudicial y común (translation by Laura Inter, Brújula Intersexual). SBS The Feed. Retrieved 19 March 2015.

Carpenter, M. (25 October 2014). Why Intersex Awareness Day is important. Star Observer. Retrieved 26 October 2014.

Carpenter, M. (25 October 2014). Porque el Día de la Visibilidad Intersexual (26 de octubre) es importante (translation by Laura Inter, Brújula Intersexual). Star Observer. Retrieved 29 October 2015.
The Guardian, June 2013
Carpenter, M. (13 March 2014). Intersex explained and the issues that confront us. Star Observer. Retrieved 14 March 2014.

Carpenter, M. (15 November 2013). It’s time to defend intersex rights. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 16 November 2013.

Carpenter, M. (25 October 2013). Intersex rights: the next fight. Star Observer. Retrieved 26 October 2013.

Carpenter, M. (18 June 2013). Australia can lead the way for intersex people. The Guardian. Retrieved 19 June 2013.

Carpenter, M. (2 October 2013). Australië wegwijzer voor intersekse (translation by Miriam van der Have, NNID). The Guardian. Retrieved 3 October 2013.