The Danish Girl movie with Eddie Redmayne offers interesting research paper topics on gender identity, transgender surgery and transsexual attitudes in history. The movie is a fictional account of the historical figure Einar Wegener, a Dutch painter. After he dressed as a woman to sit for a portrait painting, he realized that his female persona Lili Elbe was his true form and that he had been incorrectly born as a male.
In the 1930s, he underwent some of the first gender reassignment surgeries. He died after one of the operations due to organ rejection. Here are some term paper topics based on the movie. Read more