From: Program for Cooperative Cataloging [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Benjamin A Abrahamse
Sent: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 1:11 PM
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Subject: Re: [PCCLIST] Inevitable Caitlyn Jenner NAR question


I really don't wish to seem flippant about the many important issues that have been brought up in the past few days on this topic, but the longer this conversation goes, the more I become convinced that we should refrain from recording gender at all, save perhaps in the very rare case that it is needed to distinguish two identical names and no other information is available with which to do so.