decisions, even if things would have turned out differently for you 20 years in the future had you accepted one of the jobs in the Carolinas, or if you decided to bury your authentic self by living as everyone expected you to live. This meant being married to a man and having children. Like you do now, in
. No advances in terms of civil rights and social justice have occurred that have sufficiently collapsed this divide; a bifurcation that informs life in nearly every way I can imagine psychologically, emotionally, relationally, and economically. I must still tolerate and resist the “post-Ellen” and
perform for LGBQ rights, and civil rights, generally, motivates me to love and feel close to them. I make them a constant presence in my life. Even if they are mediated experiences, they are cherished gifts. *** If I close my eyes, I can picture being at lunch every day during high school. I am sitting by
, or flirted while in a (monogamous) relationship? What do you do, sexually, when traveling or living apart? Do you ever engage with erotic materials, watch porn, or fantasize about others? Some will quickly deny the possibility that they’ve ever done any of these acts. But then they’ll respond with
living in NY tenement. With a few exceptions, the show mostly avoided serious issues related to the Jewish-American experience, instead focusing on more family-centered topics. The appeal of Molly Goldberg transcended religion and ethnicity, as she dispensed her loving, if at times meddlesome, motherly
the emerging stratification of U.S. high school science, with a lower level offering relevance to daily life and a higher level promising the rigor of college preparation.
General science aimed not only to respond to pupils’ natural interests, but also to direct those desires toward proper ends
ways toward a Deweyian-like goal of nurturing mutual dispositions and abilities for purposes of generous and generative living: “generous, in being sensitive to others, and generative in being in love with life and a desire to learn and grow” ( Leafgren, 2009 , p. 243).
A Flower Desires to Be Given
labels “tend to lock people into fixed prescriptions for living” ( Morris, 1998 , p. 276). Identity politics and perhaps the politics of the closet ( Sedgwick, 1990 ) were certainly at play in my life even as I tried to move away from them in my work!
In the paper I suggested a possible research agenda
superheroes, such as Clark Kent and Superman and Bruce Wayne and Batman, who embraced multiple identities in their pursuits to “save the day” while livinga normal life. It is important to note that Nicki Minaj’s use of these multiple personas also encompassed multiple moods, including pleasant, angry, somber
queer knowledge can motivate students to learn (more) about physics, in this case quantum physics, and current theories of gender studies. To apply deconstructive gender studies, queer theory, and new materialism theory to the philosophy of quantum mechanics requires quite a bit of background knowledge