Posts Tagged: feminism

Nine Parts of Desire by Geraldine Brooks #bookreview #nonfictionbook

Geraldine Brooks is an Australian-American journalist who has spent a big chunk of her career covering the Middle East. Her 1995 book, Nine Parts of Desire: The Hidden World of Islamic Women found itself into my hands via a “free

Nine Parts of Desire by Geraldine Brooks #bookreview #nonfictionbook

Geraldine Brooks is an Australian-American journalist who has spent a big chunk of her career covering the Middle East. Her 1995 book, Nine Parts of Desire: The Hidden World of Islamic Women found itself into my hands via a “free

Happy International Women’s Day–may we one day NOT need to celebrate it

Every since I’ve been five or six, on March 8, my dad would give me a hug and a kiss and wish me, “Happy International Women’s Day!” After I turned 10, there were usually flowers–for me and for my mom.

Happy International Women’s Day–may we one day NOT need to celebrate it

Every since I’ve been five or six, on March 8, my dad would give me a hug and a kiss and wish me, “Happy International Women’s Day!” After I turned 10, there were usually flowers–for me and for my mom.

Ursula K. Le Guin on subversive speech #quote #whosaidthat #curlmytoes

How much do I love Ursula K. Le Guin, let me count the ways… I know that many men and even women are afraid and angry when women do speak, because in this barbaric society, when women speak truly, they speak subversively–they can’t help it: if you’re underneath, if you’re kept down, you break out, you subvert. We are volcanoes. When we

Ursula K. Le Guin on subversive speech #quote #whosaidthat #curlmytoes

How much do I love Ursula K. Le Guin, let me count the ways… I know that many men and even women are afraid and angry when women do speak, because in this barbaric society, when women speak truly, they speak subversively–they can’t help it: if you’re underneath, if you’re kept down, you break out, you subvert. We are volcanoes. When we

When Words Collide 2018: Panel and Workshop Materials Up

Hello, kittens, I’m still recovering from When Words Collide 2018, but I’ve put together the slide decks and extra notes for panel attendees, and you can have a peek at them too if you like. The REAL Diversity Panel When

When Words Collide 2018: Panel and Workshop Materials Up

Hello, kittens, I’m still recovering from When Words Collide 2018, but I’ve put together the slide decks and extra notes for panel attendees, and you can have a peek at them too if you like. The REAL Diversity Panel When

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Shitty Feminist, Not by Dallas Barnes

It’s the first day of my second-least favourite month of the year! But let’s redeem it with some  filthy Valentines… and some sweet ones, too… and, oh my, what the heck is this one about? Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com

Screw Chocolate Countdown: Shitty Feminist, Not by Dallas Barnes

It’s the first day of my second-least favourite month of the year! But let’s redeem it with some  filthy Valentines… and some sweet ones, too… and, oh my, what the heck is this one about? Photography by Leslie Pringle // wrrldgrrl.com