Category gender

I’m a Capstone! so something good has come of me being on the twitter

I honestly have no idea what most of this Comm Theory means, but I think it is cool students were interested enough in my experience on social media to study it!  I am sharing with permission from Mike, soon-to-be KU grad! Capstone Poster Possible Final Copy Advertisements

How to Empower Women in a Climate of Hate: February 13

I am excited to be part of this discussion. I hope you can come.  Feel free to share widely!  

I went to Cuba. And I want you to come along.

When I returned from Cuba, I got lots and lots of questions.  The big one was “What was it like?” That is a hard question to answer before a meeting or in the hallway or on the playground. I appreciate the question and I take it seriously.  Just in our busy lives, we don’t always […]

LVAIC Women’s and Gender Studies Conference 2017 is in the books!

We had a great day–over 50 scholars shared work.  Here’s my introduction of the keynote during which I talk about the importance of WGS.

TV Appearance, Round Two: What Grade Would You Give Donald Trump?

  Business Matters was kind enough to ask me back, this time to evaluate the first month of President Trump’s administration. I brought my same concerns about representing gender studies, but at least this time I knew what to expect, knew that I would survive the taping. This time I didn’t want to come off […]

I Was There In The Room: Vagina Monologues, 2017

Loved that Ev and Matt joined the audience last night!  Here’s a video Matt took of my performance.   Congrats to the amazing cast!

Episode Four is ready for you! Women’s March and activism

We did a quick roundup the morning after the march here. Episode Four goes deeper into the march and why it was important. Transcript of Trump’s first press conference “If that’s what it took!” article Official site of Women’s March for activism and information Everyday feminism @aauw @un_women @womensmarch via Episode Four: Women’s March — Inside […]

Postcolonial Literature in the Modern World

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

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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

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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