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Time to Talk Taboo Topics

This article will almost definitely make you uncomfortable.
I am sorry for that, but the truth is that the issue I am about to address is an issue that affects every single person on this earth – and you, dear reader, are no exception. 368 more words

#86: Mutiny on the Bounty (1962)

Initially, I had some of the same thoughts I had about Mutiny on the Bounty as I did with My Fair Lady: What was such a thoroughly… 872 more words

The Tanpura

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By Lopa Banerjee

The summer I turned ten, I knew a thing or two about music and melodies. 1,594 more words

Gender

Re-Visioning Eve

They are of inferior substance, of secondary importance to God.

They have no souls. They are the gateway for the devil. How does the devil enter the world through a woman? 1,485 more words

Gender and Language: Pronoun Envy at Harvard in 1970s

An interesting article in Slate about gender and language: The real story behind the New Yorker’s “Pronoun Envy” poem, by Mike Vuolo.

Anne Carson, an American poet, has written a poem called “Pronoun Envy” (see… 550 more words

Language

Me, Myself and Feminism.

This is my first post not based on poetics, not based in the fiction. It’s spurred on by my own feminist views in response to things I have read and viewed on the internet. 1,195 more words

Judgement