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University Scandal! Brain-Removal Operations

Our cracked investigative reporter George Steppanoplace has uncovered a major academic scandal.

At Happythought State University, part of the University of California system, Ph.D. candidates are required to undergo brain-removal surgery before they can be awarded a doctorate. 245 more words

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Book Review: Media and Gender: Femininity, Masculinity and the Formulation of Gender in Media

 by Kaixuan Zhang

Media and Gender: Femininity, Masculinity and the Formulation of Gender in Media (Yanrui XU, Hangzhou: Zhejiang University Press, 2014)

Gender studies in Mainland China are expanding far beyond canonical literature to include a broad range of cross-media cultural texts during the recent decade. 1,069 more words

Chinese Media

QP6: Preliminary Programme at CCCU, 23-24 July 2015

Queering Paradigms 6


Programme at Canterbury Christ Church University, U.K.

23 – 24 July 2015

Location: Powell, ground floor Pg09 (North Holmes Road Campus) 485 more words


A Note on Positionality, Allyship, and Accountability

As my dissertation has been my steady companion for the past two years, I have certainly learned a lot about the toil of writing and the ability to endure in one’s biggest moments of academic defeat. 724 more words

Blog Posts

Review: Chasing Pavement

H-m-m-m…Just when I was considering emerging out from between my rusty guillotine and my bloodied Kander and Ebb dolls and attempting the dating scene again, I watch director-writer Matt Doyle’s potent… 273 more words


A Modest Proposal on Why Women Make Less Money than Men

What Coursework is Like in Hard-as-Hell-Engineering-and-Mathematics Land

Here is the curriculum for a petroleum engineering degree at Texas A&M University.

Have a look at some of the terrifying courses on the list: 306 more words

“Queer activists are also lesbians and gays in other contexts–as, for example, where leverage can be gained through bourgeois propriety, or through minority-rights discourse, or through more gender-marked language (it probably won’t replace lesbian feminism).

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