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The (No Doubt) Much-Anticipated Follow-Up on Boy, Snow, Bird

If you’re at all interested in film studies, gender studies, or both, I highly recommend taking a glance at Jack Halberstam’s article on The Silence of the Lambs… 1,597 more words

Books I've Read (and Thought About)

France's new education minister prompts rightwing protests

French rightwing groups who mobilised against same-sex marriage have threatened further social unrest to protest against the promotion of Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, an outspoken proponent of… 17 more words


Graduate School: Overwhelming? Exciting? Deadly?

This is it, folks. I am finally about to begin my first semester of graduate school, and I have never before experienced such a tumultuous mindset: a unique mixture of nervousness, joy, dread, anticipation, eagerness…. 358 more words

Literary Pursuits

Getting a look at the basics of the genderist movement

Again, while I usually avoid posting many blog posts, I found some more very succinct blog posts which give a basic overview of the modern genderist movement. 133 more words


Culture of Masculinity and Qualitative Research

Culture of Masculinity and Qualitative Research

In the lead up to the Trainee Research Conference on the 23rd September 2014 (see details below), the third year trainees have reflected upon psychological cultures in relation to their doctoral theses. 351 more words

Clinical Psychology

Women Against Feminism: What they get right

We’ve all seen the “Women Against Feminism” (WAF) posts all over tumblr, facebook etc. And there’s been a tidal wave of response from feminists around the world arguing that these women are misdirected, don’t understand what feminism is and are just plain wrong. 1,397 more words

Forbidden Discourse: The Silencing of Feminist Criticism of “Gender”

An open statement from 37 radical feminists from five countries.

August 12, 2013

We, the undersigned 1960s radical feminists and current activists, have been
concerned for some time about the rise within the academy and mainstream media… 1,239 more words