ezs note: Believe it or not, I do respect Germaine Greer's work, despite our differences. However, I would respectfully suggest that, for a start, she read transgender historyin Wikipedia. From ancient Assyria to the present day, transgender history is part of history, no matter how we wish to cover it up.
"She had no preconceived notion of backward or primitive, no prejudice equal to my blind assumption of superiority. I stopped trying to teach her and began to learn from her instead. (italics mine)