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So you have to create a blog, do you?

So, you have to publish a blog for class, and are not quite sure where to start?  Well, lets look at some examples of gender, race, and sex conscious blog work.   153 more words

Bodies

Normalising normal life in EFL materials

When I was writing my Speaking Skills book, I had the standard list of things not to include. No opposite sex co-habiting, no shopping for shorts or miniskirts, avoid dogs. 568 more words

ELT

Asexuality: Why?

Asexuality: Why?

For one of the assignments of class, we were asked to watch the documentary “(A)sexuality.” This documentary focused mostly on David Jay and his journey in identifying and creating Asexual Visibility and Education Network (AVEN). 912 more words

Theory

What's Sex Got to Do with Barbie?

The Barbie Doll was and is one of the most popular and well-known toys of our generation. 619 more words

Theory

Sexual Socialization Gone Wrong

“He says ‘I don’t get it, why are you still a virgin at 24?’

He says ‘I don’t believe you, I’ve seen you walk, virgins don’t walk like that’ 1,026 more words

Culture

The "O"

What do we know about orgasms? Do both males and females experience them? Are they purely physiological? What social stigmas and implications do orgasms hold? …And why are they such a hot topic of discussion??? 1,061 more words

Theory