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Pilot. (The Break-Out)

 In Kenya, the rhetoric of “please act like a lady” arrives at a girl’s doorstep almost fully made. It is baked, fried, escalloped, grilled and served flaming to a typical 2 year old girl. 711 more words

Black Feminism

Leading a Contra Dance Role-Swapping Workshop

Contra dancers, if you’ve ever been curious about dancing the other gender role, I have published a new article with co-author Erik Erhardt about how to optimally pull it off. 609 more words


Gender Schema Theory, Gender Role Expectation and Couple’s Relationship (Part I)


Last semester, I taught a class called “Human Sexuality.” In all the classes I have taught so far, this is probably one of my favorite classes to teach. 717 more words


Real Men Pee Standing Up?

I had a fun English lesson today with a long-time student here in Japan. She told me that, just before I arrived, a group of people from Saga TV came up to her in the train station and asked if she would do an interview. 257 more words

Key Elements Of Astrology

The Newest Neutral in Fashion: Gender

Fashion evolves with the times. The industry is always on top of trends and forecasting future ones. With the concept of gender slowly becoming more fluid in society, the fashion industry is gradually taking on the task of blurring the line between gender and clothing. 306 more words

Gender in Children's Entertainment

We first start learning about gender roles and identity at a very young age. Social structures are reinforced from what colours children wear to what toys they play with. 391 more words


What's Cooking: A Gender Study

There’s nothing remotely common between the two times I fell in love – more precisely the idea of love, the first time around – save for one thing. 1,071 more words

Urban Snobbery