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Should The Vajayjay Speak?

Activism is not simply calling for something. Activism is about creating a context within which the thing that you are calling for comes to make sense – this process, in relation to trans womanhood, began back in the early 1990’s with the rise of poststructuralist feminism and queer theory and it comes to bear now on the discussions about gender protocols.

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Katherine McKittrick, author of Demonic Grounds, on Trigger Warnings

Katherine McKittrick is Professor of Gender Studies at Queen’s University in Kingston ON. McKittrick is the author of Demonic Grounds: Black Women and the Cartographies of Struggle (Univ. of Minnesota Press, 2006) and the co-editor with  the late Clyde Woods of Black Geographies and the Politics of Place (South End Press, 2007). McKittrick is also […]