Topic: gender norms


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Free-Diving Off the Banks of Normal: A Review of Debbie Taylor’s Herring Girl

Debbie Taylor’s release of Herring Girl takes us where we’re not yet comfortable but dying to go: beyond normal. The novel interweaves lives, past ... [ more ]

Debbie Taylor’s release of Herring Girl takes us where we’re not yet comfortable but ... [ more ]

Debbie Taylor’s release of Herring Girl takes us where we’re not yet comfortable but dying to go: beyond normal. ... [ more ]

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Don’t Buy Into Shame Culture

by Matilda Branson When we talk about gender issues and gender roles, a recurring theme of gender debates is shame. A victim of sexual ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson When we talk about gender issues and gender roles, a recurring ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson When we talk about gender issues and gender roles, a recurring theme of gender debates is ... [ more ]

Canada’s Top Chef Contestants Create “Boy” and “Girl” Dishes

by Jarrah Hodge In board gaming sometimes we talk about themes that seem “tacked on”. It’s what happens when a game designer makes a ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge In board gaming sometimes we talk about themes that seem “tacked ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge In board gaming sometimes we talk about themes that seem “tacked on”. It’s what happens when ... [ more ]

The History of Pink for Girls and Blue for Boys

So I’m at my doctor’s office the other day and notice they’ve got new keychains for the restroom keys: a pink baby shoe for ... [ more ]

So I’m at my doctor’s office the other day and notice they’ve got new ... [ more ]

So I’m at my doctor’s office the other day and notice they’ve got new keychains for the restroom keys: ... [ more ]