Monthly Archives: January 2015

Weekly Digest: January 31

When I started these digests last week, I was worried that I wouldn’t have enough material for the next week.  Well, I shall never worry about that again. Michelle Obama’s “fashion” choices caused perhaps too much of a stir when she did not don any kind of head covering when visiting Saudi Arabia earlier this […]


Originally posted on Laura M Gibson:
This winter, a relentless inverted fog has shrouded our valley. We are weeks into this trend; I’ve stopped paying much attention to the forecast which, according to our weather folk, is simply: “Gray.” From the table where I write, the black relief of deciduous trees against a white surround looks like the smoky…

Weekly Roundup: January 24

In my commitment to increase awareness of issues of world literature and postcolonial and gender theory, I will be posting a weekly digest of interesting reads in hopes of starting more conversations about topics dear to all of our hearts. Recently NPR’s “Goats and Soda” ran a piece that touched on a question I constantly […]

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


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