Tag Archives: world literature

Review: God Loves Haiti by Dimitry Elias Léger

  The good folks at World Literature Today let me review this debut novel.  I first read about it in the NYT Book Review and asked to serve as a reviewer for WLT. In his debut novel, God Loves Haiti, Dimitry Elias Léger uses the 2010 earthquake in Haiti as the backdrop for a love […]

Reviewing Mohsin Hamid’s “Discontent and Its Civilizations” for World Literature Today

World Literature Today has been kind enough to take me on as a reviewer of current works by world authors.  This magazine is a reader’s magazine, lush with interviews, reviews, and original fiction and poetry.  When a new one arrives in my mailbox, I immediately page through it to see what is waiting for me […]

Starting My Year of Reading Arab Women: touch by Adania Shibli

Inspired by the “Arabic Literature (In English)” blog, I will be reading texts by Arab women in translation during 2014.  Taking the idea of #readwomen2014 and pushing it to consider women writing in Arabic, the blog offers a calendar of suggested titles to add focus to the project and bring such writers to the attention […]

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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


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