Monthly Archives: August 2012

Some of your peers’ blogs

Remember, your job is to subscribe to ALL of the other blogs for this class.  There are 11 students and one humble prof, so you will maintain your blog and subscribe to 11 others.  I already like what I am seeing!  And thanks for the excitement for trying something new.  I am glad you are […]

The Danger of a Single Story

One of the biggest dangers of po-co study is the seductive notion of reductive thinking, i.e., essentializing the diverse experience of a people, nation, and culture into one story or one novel.  I get why there is such a desire–attempting to learn about a “different” place takes time and patience, two elements that we are […]

Blogging and how you shall do it

I have already had some questions about how we will use our personal blogs in the course.  Since we are all going to be new to this format at the same time, I want to share some of my vision.  All good teachers modify and adjust, so I imagine some of that will be happening […]

In which Doctor Clemens figures out how to upload a document to WordPress…

Po Co Grad Syllabus

Postcolonial Literature in the Modern World

Thoughtful Discussions and Insights Regarding Postcolonial Literature, Diverse Cultures, and the Broad Spectrum of the Human Condition

Esperando por una Revolución

Una Historia de Amor


Women & Pregnancy

Exploring the experiences women have during pregnancy

DemiConsensual: Gender, Sexuality, and Feminism in the Modern World

Making sense of all things gender, sexuality, identity, and feminist in our current culture.

The Female Reflection

A blog of opinon based responses to female literature & film

Standardized Testing

How testing harms children

Lay's Thoughts

Feminist Theory

TEACHING FEMINISM

A blog about how to navigate feminism

Reflections for Educators

A website for using the Reflections series in the classroom

Small Town Feminist

Thoughts and comments from a college feminist living in a small town.

2016 Presidential Election: Women's and Gender Issues

"Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance." — Kofi Annan

Rise Up Doylestown!

We stand together in solidarity with our partners and children for the protection of our rights, our safety, our health, and our families - recognizing that our vibrant and diverse communities are the strength of our country.

KU Postcolonial Theory and Texts

“Create dangerously, for people who read dangerously. ... Writing, knowing in part that no matter how trivial your words may seem, someday, somewhere, someone may risk his or her life to read them.” Edwidge Danticat