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Unequal Pay: For Women Only - Part Two (There really is a Part One.)

I agreed in Part One of this essay that there may be a small average pay difference of five percentage points between employed American women and men. 2,132 more words

Socio-Political Essays

Interdisciplinary

While I enjoy the work that I do, I am almost impossible for institutional types to classify. I am a writer with an undergraduate degree in English and an interdisciplinary liberal-arts master’s degree. 652 more words

Teaching

THE POLITICS OF DIRT AND THE DIRT OF POLITICS: DEMOLITION FEVER GRIPS MAKOKO by John Uwa

When the news first hit the Stand that the Lagos State Government of Nigeria plans to demolish the water settlement which goes by the name Makoko, what first came to my mind and all other followers of the event, as I supposed, was the demolition of Maroko in 1989. 514 more words

A Portrait Of Cuban Skaters (2013)

An independent skate documentary brilliantly filmed in sunny and bright Cuba. See the lives of today’s Cuban youth through the eyes of local skaters.

Director: Matt Sezer… 7 more words

Documentary

CFP - Cosmopolitan Culture and its Critics (Melbourne, 22-23 Sept 2014)

The View from Above: Cosmopolitan Culture and its Critics An interdisciplinary conference for post-graduate students and early career researchers
Monday 22 and Tuesday 23 September 2014… 422 more words

CFP

Cultural Studies: Is the short story, long in the shadow of the novel, finally getting its due?


1. The masters of the short story are getting their due.
2. The genre is more timely and less commercial than ever.
3. And where it really triumphs is in its intensity. 1,133 more words

Arts