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Gender as contested memes
an ecology in media clippings on gender as a contested field of meaning
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What will .GAY stand for?

What will .GAY stand for? | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
By Łukasz Szulc While the introduction of new internet domains such as .GAY and .LGBT offers the potential for queering internet structure, it also raises important questions which must be taken in...
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25 Horribly Sexist Vintage Ads | I Can Has Internets

25 Horribly Sexist Vintage Ads | I Can Has Internets | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
Since the 50's, a lot has changed in way of women's rights and their duties in and out of the house. I highly doubt any company could get away with phrases like
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Women Writers on Reading Literature's "Midcentury Misogynists"

Women Writers on Reading Literature's "Midcentury Misogynists" | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
In 2007, the literary magazine n+1 asked a group of writers to engage in a dialog about the formative books in their lives as young readers.
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Science Reporter Emily Graslie Reads Her Mail — And It's Not So Nice

Science Reporter Emily Graslie Reads Her Mail — And It's Not So Nice | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
"Dear Emily," the letter says. You don't want to go on.
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Maria Bello’s great “whatever” coming out

Maria Bello’s great “whatever” coming out | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
The actress reveals her relationship with a woman while declaring "love is love"
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Why naked pictures aren’t harmless

Why naked pictures aren’t harmless | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
A frat flyer featuring naked women contributes to rape culture and objectification, and students are fighting back
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How feminism became capitalism's handmaiden - and how to reclaim it

How feminism became capitalism's handmaiden - and how to reclaim it | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
Nancy Fraser: A movement that started out as a critique of capitalist exploitation ended up contributing key ideas to its latest neoliberal phase
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Chris Ware's Mothers' Day Cover

Chris Ware's Mothers' Day Cover | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
So, a final draft: happy Mothers’ Day, moms. We are grateful to, and love, you all.
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Conceptualizing Gender (2) - Iranian

Conceptualizing Gender (2) - Iranian | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it

Conceptualizing Gender (2)Iranianby Azadeh Azad For a deeper understanding of the concept of gender, we need to get acquainted with theories that focus on the social and cultural construction of gender.

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Cosmo’s Fake Cover Hides Orgasms From Advertisers

Cosmo’s Fake Cover Hides Orgasms From Advertisers | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it

The cover of January Cosmo is as sexed-up as ever — on newsstands at least. But we got a copy of the version the mag sends to advertisers, and it’s significantly more chaste. What’s going on here?

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Jay-Z's Mention of Beyoncé's Miscarriage Is Actually Groundbreaking

Jay-Z's Mention of Beyoncé's Miscarriage Is Actually Groundbreaking | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
Jay-Z's new track, "Glory," is notable not just because it celebrates his newborn daughter with wife Beyoncé, but also because it makes reference to a previous miscarriage —...
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In One Perfect Sentence, Amy Poehler Schools a Guy in What It's Like To Be a Woman

In One Perfect Sentence, Amy Poehler Schools a Guy in What It's Like To Be a Woman | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
The look on his face is priceless.
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The essential feminist manifestos

The essential feminist manifestos | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
From 60s calls-to-arms to Grimes' Tumblr poetry, here are the ten most inspiring feminist mission statements
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George Orwell, Feminist: The Beloved Author on Gender Equality in Work and Housework

George Orwell, Feminist: The Beloved Author on Gender Equality in Work and Housework | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
"The position now-a-days is anomalous. The man is practically always out of work, whereas the woman occasionally is working. Yet the woman c
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Tom Daley: Something I want to say...

This has been a hard decision to make, but I wanted you to hear this from me. Subscribe to the channel here; http://goo.gl/zgBveC Website http://www.tomdaley.tv
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Tensions over gay rights at two religious colleges | Inside Higher Ed

Tensions over gay rights at two religious colleges | Inside Higher Ed | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
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Tough Guise 2: The Ongoing Crisis of Violent Masculinity » Sociological Images

Tough Guise 2: The Ongoing Crisis of Violent Masculinity » Sociological Images | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
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HO-BOTS: ROBOT PROSTITUTES A REALITY BY 2050 | K2

HO-BOTS: ROBOT PROSTITUTES A REALITY BY 2050 | K2 | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
K2's blog postings. (Bye!!! Lmao RT @106KMEL: HO-BOTS: ROBOT PROSTITUTES A REALITY BY 2050??
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Lego for girls, this time hardware-hacker style

Lego for girls, this time hardware-hacker style | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it
One hacker has her own idea of what a Lego set for girls should be. If 10,000 people agree with her, the toymaker could find itself producing her hacker-focused design. Read this blog post by Daniel Terdiman on Crave.
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Ezra Miller Interview: 'Perks of Being a Wallflower' Star On Being Queer and 2012 Election

Actor explains what queer means to him and why he lacks hope for this country's future. For more, click here: http://abcnews.go.com/entertainment
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Re-Touching the Consequences of Extreme Thinness » Sociological Images

Re-Touching the Consequences of Extreme Thinness » Sociological Images | Gender as contested memes | Scoop.it

A former editor at Cosmopolitan, Leah Hardy, recently wrote an exposé about the practice of photoshopping models to hide the health and aesthetic costs of extreme thinness.

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