Monthly Archives: September 2015

Diversity in the Young Adult Genre

I am over at this week writing about diversity in the young adult genre.  I tried to ensure lots of voices from many populations whose work is often–mistakenly–marginalized made it into my list.  I hope this post inspires you to add some books to your library. Seems like a great holiday list for some […]

In my spare time, I teach yoga…to teenagers, too

I wanted to bring together my love for teaching teens and practicing yoga, so this summer I did a four-week workshop ONLY FOR TEENS.  NO ADULTS ALLOWED. You can read about it here at the web site of my friend, colleague, fellow mama, and all around awesome person, Jennifer.  While you are there, check out […]

Gimme a T, Gimme an I, Gimme a G! What’s that spell? TIG!

I have spent much of August enamored with Tig Notaro’s work.  And in my latest post for bitchflicks–click here, I implore you–I make the case for why I think everyone should spend a month* watching the documentary about her rising star Tig and her HBO special “Boyish Girl Interrupted.” And here’s a bonus clip in […]

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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