Monthly Archives: November 2012

Issues of “globalization”

I am not as sunny as Thomas Friedman about the benefits of the world being “flat.”  I struggle with seeing “globalization” as a boon to people in “emerging nations” (what would a poco scholar do without quotation marks?).  As a post-colonial scholar, I often regard the spread of capitalism as a new kind of colonization, […]

Week Eleven: Time for a movie!

This week we dip our toes into the world of transnational cinema.  If you don’t like subtitles, this isn’t your week.  I chose to add a week of film study because I think filmic texts are sometimes an easier entry point into postcolonial issues when compared to written texts.  Though it is not a postcolonial […]

Esperando por una Revolución

Una Historia de Amor


Comp is Awesome

Where everyone loves comp

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