Tag: power relations

Slutever, Pegging the Patriarchy, and Normalising BDSM

Cara Delevingne’s ‘Peg the Patriarchy’ moment from the 2021 Met Gala undoubtedly missed the mark. Delevingne and Dior both failed to credit the original creator of the slogan,…

REDUX: The Privileged Discomfort of Border Crossings

First published December 6, 2018 As social scientists our work often directly grows out of our personal journeys—journeys that are physical, emotional, intellectual and political. However, this is…

Contextualizing Exclusion: Lessons from Kambis

In my first blog installment I described one of my bus rides in Tehran in order to show that education, the transmission and acquisition of knowledge and sensibilities, is…