As I creep toward the starting date of my PhD studies in Women’s Studies and Feminist Research I am beginning to consider questions that will inform my research, which will focus on photographic portraiture as auto/biographical performance (at least that is my proposed topic). 639 more words
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In this week’s episode, John, Emily, and special guest Sumru Atuk get into the nitty gritty of Maurizio Lazzarato’s Signs and Machines: Capitalism and the Production of Subjectivity… 309 more words
One of the major inspirations for me right now is the collected work of bell hooks, who perhaps most powerfully articulated the sense of urgency in dealing with the current world order I’ve had since high school. 1,471 more words
How do Feminists explain crime?
Invisible Female Offenders
Sociology of Crime and Deviance tends to focus mainly on men. Although that it is true that approximately 80% of offenders are men, there is the other 20% who are women that are simply ignored in many sociological theories. 632 more words
recently, a straight married male friend and i (a straight, 20-something engaged female) were in the middle of a conversation. we were both laughing and participating in general friendly conversation about star wars or music or some other shared nerdy interest. 1,717 more words