Publications

Selected books, articles and collaborative statements. PDFs open access books/journals

Books and book chapters

Morgan Carpenter. 2018 (forthcoming in November). ‘Torn between two worldviews: intersex people and marriage equality’. In Quinn Eades and Son Vivienne (editors). Going Postal: More than ‘Yes’ or ‘No’. Melbourne: Brow Books.

Morgan Carpenter. 2018. ‘The ‘normalisation’ of intersex bodies and ‘othering’ of intersex identities’. In Jens Sherpe, Anatol Dutta, and Tobias Helms (editors). The Legal Status of Intersex Persons. Cambridge, UK: Intersentia. Print and e-book editions.

Mauro Cabral Grinspan and Morgan Carpenter. 2018. ‘Gendering the lens: Critical reflections on gender, hospitality and torture’. In Gender perspectives on torture: Law and practice, 183–96. Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law, Washington College of Law, American University.

Morgan Carpenter and Dawn Hough. 2014. Employers’ guide to intersex inclusion. Sydney, Australia: Pride in Diversity and Organisation Intersex International Australia Limited.

Morgan Carpenter and 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 journal articles

Katrina Karkazis and Morgan Carpenter. 2018. ‘Impossible “choices”: The inherent harms of regulating women’s testosterone in sport’. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 15(4).

Morgan Carpenter. 2018. Intersex variations, human rights, and the International Classification of Diseases. Health and Human Rights Journal, 20(2).

Morgan Carpenter. 2018 The ‘normalization’ of intersex bodies and ‘othering’ of intersex identities in Australia. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 15(4). This is a summary version of the book chapter with a similar name.

Morgan Carpenter, 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

Yogyakarta Principles plus 10 on the application of international human rights law to the distinct and intersectional grounds of sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression and sex characteristics. Member of drafting committee and signatory (November 2017).

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

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

Press articles

Morgan Carpenter. 13 September 2018. Intersex People: Not Invisible in Sport but Inadvertently Excluded. Play by the Rules. Retrieved 14 September 2018.

Morgan Carpenter. 26 October 2016. Intersex awareness day: Thinking outside the box. Archer Magazine. Retrieved 27 October 2016.

Morgan Carpenter. 26 October 2016. Thinking outside the box. Intersex Day Project. Retrieved 26 October 2016.

Morgan Carpenter. 21 October 2015. Intersex-related research must have direct input from intersex community. Star Observer. Retrieved 23 October 2015. Translated into Spanish: Morgan Carpenter. 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
Morgan Carpenter. 16 March 2015. Comment: “Curing” intersex is damaging and common. SBS The Feed. Retrieved 17 March 2015. Translated into Spanish: Morgan Carpenter. 16 March 2015. Comentario: ‘Curar’ la intersexualidad es perjudicial y común (translation by Laura Inter, Brújula Intersexual). SBS The Feed. Retrieved 19 March 2015.

Morgan Carpenter. 25 October 2014. Why Intersex Awareness Day is important. Star Observer. Retrieved 26 October 2014. Translated into Spanish: Morgan Carpenter. 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
Morgan Carpenter. 13 March 2014. Intersex explained and the issues that confront us. Star Observer. Retrieved 14 March 2014.

Morgan Carpenter. 15 November 2013. It’s time to defend intersex rights. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 16 November 2013.

Morgan Carpenter. 25 October 2013. Intersex rights: the next fight. Star Observer. Retrieved 26 October 2013.

Morgan Carpenter. 18 June 2013. Australia can lead the way for intersex people. The Guardian. Retrieved 19 June 2013. Translated into Dutch: Morgan Carpenter. 2 October 2013. Australië wegwijzer voor intersekse (translation by Miriam van der Have, NNID). The Guardian. Retrieved 3 October 2013.