If you were taking a University level intro to Women’s and Gender Studies class in the fall, what topics or specific readings would you want to cover? If you’ve ever taken such a class, what were your favorite readings/ assignments?
What [Vladimir] Nabokov is actually doing in Lolita is deliberately drawing on...– Is Humbert Humbert Jewish? by Mark Ford (via millionsmillions) Good read (via lazersilberstein)
Sixty years of silence about the unspeakable crime of Jedwabne is a symptom of...– Ewa Plonowska Ziarek - Melancholic Nationalism and the Pathologies of Commemorating the Holocaust in Poland in Imaginary Neighbors - Mediating Polish-Jewish Relations after the Holocaust, edited by Dorota Glowacka and Joanna Zylinska * A Jedwabne elmondhatatlan bűntetteiről való 60 évnyi hallgatás...
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curmudgeoncomic: sassyfrasscircus: Dear Internet Community, Everyday I am grateful for you, for the inspiration, support, and friendships I have found in you. Here, especially, I feel that I am a part of a creative community, and I am overwhelmed by the incredible work that I have access to and humbled by the opportunities and… SHAMELESS SELF-PROMOTION. I’m doing this until I leave for...
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strangerdistro: dczinefest: DC Zinefest online registration is now open! You can apply for a table via our handy web-based form. The fest is Saturday, July 20th and our fees this year are $10 for a half table, but please don’t send any money until we confirm your spot! Last year we filled up in about 48 hours, so don’t wait. Excited is an understatement! All our love, DCZF Collective See...
I know this is really uncouth to point out (although I’m already just asking people for money) but if all of my tumblr followers donated 2$ each to my summer campaign, I would be able to pay my entire rent for the whole time that I’m not getting paid, which would, in short, fucking rule. But also if you donate more than 2$ I will give you so much art in your mailbox, so it’s a...
Twenty-three detainees are currently being force-fed. At least twice a day,...– Photos: Stark Scenes From the Guantanamo Hunger Strike | Mother Jones (via fireintheheart)
Dear Internet Community, Everyday I am grateful for you, for the inspiration, support, and friendships I have found in you. Here, especially, I feel that I am a part of a creative community, and I am overwhelmed by the incredible work that I have access to and humbled by the opportunities and love that I am given, in small and large ways. As tacky as it sounds, I am grateful for every reblog, for...
I’m not just talking about photographers from “under-privileged” areas; I’m also...– Tom Griggs. Read more on Fototazo: On the Money, Part I. (via thephotographicimage)
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destructural: I wish I lived at _______ it has everything except what I love. Why are there so many stalls in the _______ bathroom? How do you lose your child in _______? After peeing in a bottle I decided to stroll through _______ without shoes. I’m lost in _______. Fuck. Love hate relationship with _______….