When Kristine Kilanski began her doctoral research on women’s labor in modern day oil boomtowns, she never planned on studying fear. Instead, she began like most researchers, with a set of...
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by Gender News staff
on Monday, May 19, 2014 - 9:54am
Perhaps nowhere is the stalled gender revolution more apparent than in the executive and leadership ranks of business, government and education. For the past thirty years, women have surpassed their...
by Ashley Farmer
on Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 12:14pm
Can taking a selfie be a feminist act? The answer to this question, according to Stanford professor Peggy Phelan, lies at the intersection of feminist art and photography.Phelan is a leader in...
by Katherine Quiles
on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 10:21am
May marks the anniversary of two important events in Asian American history. The first Japanese immigrants arrived in the United States in May of 1843. The transcontinental railroad—built by the...
by Kathryne M. Young with Lelia Glass
on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 9:38am
When Kenji Yoshino began his first job as a law professor, he was openly gay and wrote about sexual orientation and constitutional rights. One day, a colleague pulled him aside...
by Kathryn Dickason
on Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 8:34am
"Knights in shining armor." The phrase calls up images of strength, virtue, and devotion: at home, medieval knights devoting themselves to fair maidens, chivalry, and romantic courtship; on crusade,...