With the recent release of Fifty Shades of Grey in theatres a couple of weeks ago (and our recent class discussion about feeling publics in the Public Texts core course), there has been a ton of media hype for the film, and even more backlash against the risqué content and its perverse messages. 410 more words
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Hi Public texts comrades!
As we move into the second reading week of the year (it’s February already?!) those of us that are in the MRP or Internship stream of the program need to start thinking about what we intend to do after graduation, especially if our career aspirations are outside the realm of academia. 629 more words
The temptation to demonize is strong, and no one is immune from it.
Oppressive systems and situations dehumanize everyone involved – both the oppressors and the oppressed. 136 more words