Archive for January, 2012

Group project: Let’s read Whipping Girl

Group project: Let’s read Whipping Girl

Update: Anyone can now join the discussion of Whipping Girl on this messageboard. Thanks to Anna for creating it! Um, sorry for disappearing, everyone? It wasn’t intentionally. Things got a bit hectic. Also, anxiety: it’s really great when people engage with me and my writing and we find something to […]

by × January 24, 2012 × 7 comments
Parenting without blueprints

Parenting without blueprints

Note: discusses relationships between gender/sex and anatomy. This morning my daughter asked me if her dad pees out of his butt. Back up for a moment. Mr. G and I are both feminists (shocker, I know), and committed to applying what we believe about gender equality and female empowerment to […]

by × January 6, 2012 × 22 comments
AWH’s to-watch: Dee Rees’ ‘Pariah’

AWH’s to-watch: Dee Rees’ ‘Pariah’

A brief reminder: Do you subscribe to AWH by email or RSS? To make sure you get notified about new posts, update your RSS links to arewomenhuman.meĀ and/or sign up for email notifications in the sidebar on the right. I’ve written a bit about the narrow, dehumanizing stereotypes that characterize most […]

by × January 3, 2012 × 2 comments
Welcome to the new AWH site!

Welcome to the new AWH site!

Thanks for checking out the new Are Women Human? site! I’m still learning all the stuff I can do with WordPress.org and hammering out all of the details of what the blog will look like, so the look and feel of the blog will probably be a bit unstable for […]

by × January 1, 2012 × 6 comments