Review of A. Jaggar (ed.) “Just Methods: An Interdisciplinary feminist reader”

Jaggar, Alison M.(ed) Just Methods: An Interdisciplinary Feminist Reader. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers, 2008. pp 516. ISBN: 978-1-59451-204-9.   In Just Methods: An Interdisciplinary Feminist Reader, editor Alison Jaggar offers an excellent introduction to the field of feminist studies, a field which is diverse, and perpetually expanding. Jaggar explicitly states in the Introduction that there isn’t…

Monday Music: Exultate, jubilate by W.A. Mozart

Joannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus – an impressive name to match the truly impressive talent of, as he’s more usually known, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Born in January 1756 to Leopold and Maria Anna Mozart, he was the youngest of seven children. Only he and his sister Maria Anna (“Nannerl” b. 1751) survived childhood. Prior to the…

Monday Music: O Euchari by Hildegard von Bingen

Occasionally when I look at my C.V. I’m reminded that I would like to be doing something to incorporate my undergraduate music major (and three semesters in a musicology graduate program) into my professional work. When I started this blog and thought of creating recurring features, I realized I’d found the perfect place to meld…