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Critical Reading Journal #7

Allie Rohlfs

25 April 2018

CRJ #7: Anne Fausto-Sterling

In Chapter Two of “Sexing the Body,” Anne Fausto-Sterling discusses the historical and modern discourse about intersex people, known in the past as hermaphrodites.   651 more words

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Critical Reading Journal #6

Allie Rohlfs

23 April 2018

CRJ #6

In “Scientific Racism and the Emergence of the Homosexual Body,” Siobhan Somerville explains how discourse about homosexuality and race are interdependent.   485 more words

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Critical Reading Journal #3

Allie Rohlfs

11 April 2018

CRJ #3 The History of Sexuality: Part One

In The History of Sexuality, Michel Foucault expresses doubts about the way sex is talked about in society.   393 more words

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On Giving Up

I’ve always had trouble giving up on books. Once I start them I find it hard to abandon them, even when i’m really just not enjoying them. 544 more words

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Throwback Thursday

I voted for Ross Perot.  [At least, that’s if this essay I just unearthed while cleaning old files can be believed. ] I — a person whose own flesh and blood accuses of being “left of Fidel Castro” — cast my one and only vote for president in 1996 for Ross Perot. 864 more words


Computational Models of Discourse: • Discourse model provides a computational framework for this search Computational Models of Discourse: 10. Analyzing the Meaning of Sentences. We have seen how useful it is to harness the power of a computer to process text on a large scale. 388 more words