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Three New Journal Partnerships for 2018

In 2018, Duke University Press will begin publishing three journals: the Journal of Korean Studies, English Language Notes, and Meridians: feminism, race, transnationalism… 387 more words

In The News

Straight down the line? A queer consideration of hunter-gatherer studies in Northwest Europe

Cobb, H., 2005. Straight down the line? A queer consideration of hunter-gatherer studies in north-west Europe. World Archaeology, 37(4), pp.630-636.

I came across this article while organizing all of the articles that I have collected on my computer over the years. 428 more words

Interpreting Scholarly Articles

Is Gender Essentialism bad for the intersectional feminist movement?

Harriet Whitehead is one of Breaking the Glass Ceiling’s regular contributors.

Gender Essentialism says that there is a specific feature or ‘essence’ that defines what it is to be a woman. 914 more words

Bad Feminist: Essays

By Roxane Gay

This collection of essays explores all the exciting details of mundane, daily existence from the perspective of a “bad feminist” – a feminist who does not meet the standards and expectations of feminism, either consistently or at all. 248 more words

Reading

Books and articles that have influenced me this year: feminism, motherhood, sexuality, childhood, family, nature (Part 1)

I wanted to compile this list to give a taste of my research interests but then I realised I’d read WAY too much so this will constitute part one of a series. 1,911 more words

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Hungry Lightning

One of my favorite Anthropology professor often says, that “Anthropology is all about the stories”. I initially picked up the book, Hungry Lightning (Yu 1997) because I was in desperate need for a good story. 697 more words

Book Review

Feminism and the Politics of Childhood: Gender and Generation as Categories of Analysis in Feminist Philosophy (Talk given at Graduate Feminist Research @ RMIT Workshop

Below is my talk. I’m very new to the research process and talking about my ideas. I’ve also been interrupted by bereavement and mental illness so this represents a very early, simplified and partial representation of my thoughts. 2,733 more words

Feminist Theory