Publications

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

Books and book chapters

Employers' guide to intersex inclusion

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

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

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

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 Drum: Time to defend intersex rights
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.
The Guardian, June 2013
Carpenter, M. (2 October 2013). Australië wegwijzer voor intersekse (translation by Miriam van der Have, NNID). The Guardian. Retrieved 3 October 2013.