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Feministing on TED Talks

In her new book Do It Anyway: The New Generation of Activists, Courtney E. Martin profiles eight young people doing social justice work. It’s a fascinating look at the generation of world-changers who are now stepping up to the plate. And as an editor at Feministing.com, the most highly read feminist publication in the …

SINA QUEYRAS on Matrix Magazines New Feminism, Les Fugues Feminissance, and Prismatic Publics: Innovative Canadian Women’s Poetry and Poetics.

SINA QUEYRAS on Matrix Magazines New Feminism, Les Fugues Feminissance, and Prismatic Publics: Innovative Canadian Women’s Poetry and Poetics. This exuberant, detailed post at Harriet begins: http://www.poetryfoundation.org/harriet/author/squeyras/ If you found Juliana Spahr and Claudia Rankine’s American Women Poets in the 21st Century: Where Lyric Meets Language exciting you’re going to …

Advancing Feminist Poetics and Activism: A Gathering

We are so excited by this year’s Belladona/CUNY conference, I have re-posted the entire schedule of events. We are envious of all who are able to attend and would love to hear details! Thursday, September 24, 2009 3:00PM-4:00PM Registration Location: English Department Lounge 4:00PM-5:00PM Opening Plenary I: Why You Talk …

Make/shift

Make/shift—a magazine creating, documenting, and engaging with contemporary feminist culture and activism—is seeking submissions for its fifth issue (spring/summer 2009). Issue 4, due out in September, will feature “Without You Who Understand: Letters Between Radical Women of Color” (a special section guest-edited by Alexis Pauline Gumbs); a multi-article spread on …