Day: August 3, 2008

Can Sparkle be Feminist?

There have been so many posts out there in the past few weeks about sparkle that I don’t know where to start. I’m using “sparkle” as a catch-all for burlesque, sex work, fashion, any kind of sexy display or fashion…

Quarter-Life Crisis Time

So I’m 25 today, and I finished the New York Bar Exam on Wednesday (yay!). I’ve been working on destroying my liver since 4:30 on Wednesday, but today is extra-special, so I’m celebrating by going to my favorite steakhouse for…

Guest Blogger Intro

Hi Feministe readers! My name is Octo and I blog at Astarte’s Circus. I am very excited to be chosen to be part of such impressive company for the next two weeks. My blogging is kind of an odd mix…

Feminist Population Policy?

I should start by apologizing for my absence last week. I ended up without internet access for much longer than I anticipated on my last field visit. I wanted to post about something that came up in response to my…