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This Labor Day, Focus on Work and Family

On April 7, 2015, my husband and I were blessed with our first child, a healthy baby boy named James. As a four month old, he brings so much joy into our lives that it is hard to imagine life before him. 588 more words


Documentary Storytelling and Social Change

Thursday, November 1, FRANK hosted the final event of the FRANK: In Focus photography festival, the Salon “Documentary Storytelling and Social Change.” Before beginning, Gordon Jameson, Torey Mishoe, Barbara Tyroler and Bryce Lankard thanked the community for all of the participation, positive encouragement, and support that made the festival possible. 210 more words

Does the Mainstream Press Finally "Get" Intersectionality?

By Catherine M. Orr

About  three weeks ago, an article appeared on the front page of the Style section of the Sunday New York Times… 848 more words

It's time for Rethinking Women's and Gender Studies...the blog!


Edited by Catherine M. Orr, Ann Braithwaite, Diane Lichtenstein

Rethinking Women’s and Gender Studies re-examines the field’s foundational assumptions by identifying and critically analyzing eighteen of its key terms. 206 more words

Dreams Delayed: project screening tonight @ UNC @6pm

Catherine Orr, a North Carolina-based documentarian, will be screening her film “Dreams Delayed” tonight, May 4 in Carroll Hall (room 305) at UNC Chapel Hill. The film will discuss the lives of undocumented immigrants, educators and those affected by both immigration policy and a lack of access to education. 22 more words