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Fembot Jam Session 1: an Unconference on Feminist Multimodal Publishing and Collaboration

January 28, 2013 – 9:55 pm |
Fembot Jam Session 1: an Unconference on Feminist Multimodal Publishing and Collaboration

White Stag Building: Papé Forum
Portland, Oregon
Saturday & Sunday, 9-5 pm
9-10 February 2013
Slightly over a year after Fembot launched its first feature, Laundry Day, members of the collective will meet in Portland, Oregon, for a two-day unconference to discuss Fembot’s past, present, and future. Goals for this event include:

To think collectively …

Books Aren’t Dead – Work’s Intimacy

January 17, 2013 – 8:48 am |
Books Aren’t Dead – Work’s Intimacy

Books Aren’t Dead (BAD) is a regular, monthly podcast series of interviews between feminist scholars and feminist authors of recent books. It is edited by Hye-Jin Lee, and will be available on iTunes as a regular subscription podcast in the near future. 
In this issue of BAD, Polina Kroik interviews Melissa …

Unconference Proposals

January 11, 2013 – 11:57 am | 4 Comments
Unconference Proposals

We’re very excited about the upcoming unconference! This post is a place where we are collecting proposals for sessions (in the comment section). You may propose a new session, or, if there is one similar to the session you want to propose, feel free to comment on it and offer …

“It’s your story too:” reconsidering feminism, HIV/AIDS, and the digital divide

January 11, 2013 – 8:55 am | 3 Comments

Let me tell you a story about my dear friend Ruth…

By Margaret Rhee with Kate Monico Klein, Isela González, and Allyse Gray
In the hot San Francisco summer of 2010, Isela González and I met weekly at her Forensic AIDS Project office.  Established in 1983, the Forensic AIDS Project (FAP) was …

Naomi Wolf on Torture and Zero Dark Thirty

January 7, 2013 – 8:27 pm |
Naomi Wolf on Torture and Zero Dark Thirty

An amazing response from Naomi Wolf on the fetishization of torture and the exaggeration of its use in Zero Dark Thirty.

NMP 25: Archive

January 1, 2013 – 7:34 am |