X-Men, X-Masculinity, X-cuse me

This is a bit different than my posts so far. We rented a movie over the weekend and I had an unexpectedly strong response to the gender and racial stereotypes. However, because this is not an academic post, I am not going to dive into explaining what I mean by “feminism” and “feminist.” That’s a topic for…

Reading strategies – interlude

One of the great things about reading More Than Belief (or any academic text) outside of a classroom setting is that I can take my time instead of needing to zip through eleven chapters in under a week. The downsides are obvious: no discussion of the concepts, and the motivation to keep reading is entirely self-generated. As…