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Exploring Disability and Technological ‘Cures’ in Science Fiction

Science fiction as a genre has the unique ability, though not always exercised, to break free of current social norms and explore entirely new possibilities ... [ more ]

Science fiction as a genre has the unique ability, though not always exercised, to break ... [ more ]

Science fiction as a genre has the unique ability, though not always exercised, to break free of current social norms ... [ more ]

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Girls Recap: ‘Triggering,’ Season 4, Episode 2

Hannah arrives in Iowa, and that state makes a stellar first impression on our protagonist. First off, she’s able to rent a gorgeous apartment ... [ more ]

Hannah arrives in Iowa, and that state makes a stellar first impression on our ... [ more ]

Hannah arrives in Iowa, and that state makes a stellar first impression on our protagonist. First off, she’s able ... [ more ]

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FFFF: Agent Carter and Sexism Then and Now

In this video, geek cartoonist Leigh Lahav and Oren Mendez show new Marvel TV heroine Agent Peggy Carter battling her toughest challenge: 1940s sexism, ... [ more ]

In this video, geek cartoonist Leigh Lahav and Oren Mendez show new Marvel TV ... [ more ]

In this video, geek cartoonist Leigh Lahav and Oren Mendez show new Marvel TV heroine Agent Peggy Carter battling ... [ more ]

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Girls Recap: ‘Iowa,’ Season 4, Episode 1

So this episode is basically an extended piece of exposition; however, I am fine with that. We have now clearly established what the stakes ... [ more ]

So this episode is basically an extended piece of exposition; however, I am fine ... [ more ]

So this episode is basically an extended piece of exposition; however, I am fine with that. We have now ... [ more ]

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Sorry Folks, Into the Woods Isn’t Feminist

Reworking fairy tales is something feminist writers, artists and theorists have been doing for over three decades. But, as much as I enjoyed it, ... [ more ]

Reworking fairy tales is something feminist writers, artists and theorists have been doing for ... [ more ]

Reworking fairy tales is something feminist writers, artists and theorists have been doing for over three decades. But, as ... [ more ]

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Contributors Pick the Best of 2014

Each year I ask the Gender Focus contributors about some of their highlights from the past year. Here are their favourite books, movies, causes, ... [ more ]

Each year I ask the Gender Focus contributors about some of their highlights from ... [ more ]

Each year I ask the Gender Focus contributors about some of their highlights from the past year. Here are ... [ more ]