Scholar and Feminist Online

Scholar and Feminist Online is an open-source feminist publication that, since its founding issue in 2003, has published academics, activists, and more recently, multimedia artists on topics ranging from queer agendas that center anti-racism, anti-capitalism, and trans justice, to the literary and political legacy of Black feminist poet, playwright, and choreographer Ntozake Shange. The journal’s […]

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Scholar and Feminist Online: 8.3
Summer 2010

Polyphonic Feminisms: Acting in Concert

Mandy Van Deven and Julie Kubala

Contributors include Sara Ahmed, Anida Yoeu Ali, Moya Bailey, Lina Bertucci, Adrienne Maree Brown, brownfemipower, Nuala Cabral, Lindsay Caplan, Joy Castro, Lisa Factora-Borchers, Daniel Horowitz Garcia, Alexis Pauline Gumbs, Duchess Harris, Jessica Hoffmann, Julie Kubala, Nomy Lamm, Noemi Y. Molitor, Felicia "Fe" Montes, Jennifer C. Nash, Adele Nieves, Lesleigh J. Owen, Cara Page, Jasmeen Patheja, Marta Sanchez, Larissa Sansour, Lamont Sims, SPEAK! Radical Women of Color Media Collective, Mandy Van Deven, and Mary Jane Villamor.

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activism, arts, class, gender, intersectionality, music, parenting, photography, politics, queer, race, sexuality, video, young feminists

Scholar and Feminist Online: 8.2
Spring 2010

Children of Incarcerated Parents

Megan Sullivan, Tanya Krupat and Venezia Michalsen

Contributors include Ann Adalist-Estrin, asha bandele, Nell Bernstein, Stacey Bouchet, Creasie Finney Hairston, Denise Johnston, Tanya Krupat, Carrie Levy, Venezia Michalsen, Dee Ann Newell, Megan Sullivan, and Angie Vachio.

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activism, arts, childcare, children, class, family, gender, intersectionality, parenting, photography, policy, prisons, queer, race

Scholar and Feminist Online: 8.1
Fall 2009

Valuing Domestic Work

Gisela Fosado and Janet R. Jakobsen

Contributors include Eileen Boris, Christine E. Bose, Arlie Russell Hochschild, Jews for Racial and Economic Justice, Jennifer Klein, Wendy Kozol, Pei-Chia Lan, Premilla Nadasen, National Domestic Workers Alliance, Leah Obias, Ai-jen Poo, Saskia Sassen, Third World Newsreel, and Basia Winograd.

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activism, africana, care work, childcare, domestic work, economic justice, immigration, labor, latina, policy, work-life balance

Scholar and Feminist Online: 7.3
Summer 2009

Toward a Vision of Sexual and Economic Justice

Kate Bedford and Janet R. Jakobsen

Contributors include Kate Bedford, Jon Binnie, Erika Bornová, Laura Briggs, Ann Cammett, Lisa Duggan, fierce pussy, Mary Margaret Fonow, Suzanne Franzway, Chitra Ganesh, Deborah Grant, Josephine Ho, Janet Jakobsen, Naomi Klein, Esperanza Mayobre, Mandisa Mbali, Carrie Moyer, Martina Pachmanová, Sheila Pepe, Svati Shah, Anna Marie Smith, Neferti Tadiar, Michalene Thomas, Fatimah Tuggar, Katerina Vincourova, and Ara Wilson.

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academy, activism, Christianity, economic justice, gender, health, human rights, media, prisons, queer, sexuality, transnational

Scholar and Feminist Online: 7.2
Spring 2009

Rewriting Dispersal: Africana Gender Studies

Christine Cynn and Kim F. Hall

Contributors include Nafeesah Allen, Christina Ama Ata Aidoo, Jackee Budesta Batanda, Makini Boothe, Gabri Christa, Yvette Christiansë, Christine Cynn, Angela Davis, Lani Guinier, Kim F. Hall, Werewere Liking, Amina Mama, Celia E. Naylor, Tavia Nyong'o, Hiram Perez, Keisha-Khan Y. Perry, and Kathryn Tobin.

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academy, activism, africana, arts, dance, democracy, education, gender, intersectionality, latina, politics, race, transnational, video, writing, young feminists

Scholar and Feminist Online: 7.1
Fall 2008

Gender on Ice

Lisa Bloom, Elena Glasberg and Laura Kay

Contributors include Anne Aghion, Subhankar Banerjee, Lisa Bloom, Joyce Campbell, Chris Cuomo, Wendy Eisner, Elena Glasberg, Sherrill Grace, Barbara Hillary, Kenneth Hinkel, Andrea Juan, Isaac Julien, Laura Kay, An-My Lê, Heidi Lim, Jane Marsching, DJ Spooky (Paul Miller), Anne Noble, Gísli Pálsson, Andrea Polli, Annie Pootoogook, Lisa Rand, Connie Samaras, Mary Simon, Gabrielle Walker, and Marina Zurkow.

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arts, environment, film, gender, photography, policy, race, science, transnational

Scholar and Feminist Online: 6.3
Summer 2008

Borders on Belonging: Gender and Immigration

Neferti Tadiar

Contributors include Malik Ahmed, Natalia Almada, Paola Bacchetta, Mary Pat Brady, Maria Hinojosa, Kayhan Irani, Lisa Lowe, Martin F. Manalansan IV, Ruth Marshall, Bharati Mukherjee, Nadine Naber, Susan C. Pearce, Queers for Economic Justice, Dylan Rodríguez, Robyn Rodriguez, Natalie J. Sokoloff, Neferti Tadiar, Miriam Ticktin, and Basia Winograd.

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activism, arts, class, economic justice, ethnicity, film, gender, human rights, immigration, intersectionality, latina, media, performance, policy, politics, prisons, queer, race, transnational, violence, war, writing

Scholar and Feminist Online: 6.1-6.2
Fall 2007/Spring 2008

Josephine Baker: A Century in the Spotlight

Kaiama L. Glover

Contributors include Daphne A. Brooks, Maryse Condé, Jonathan P. Eburne, Geneviève Fabre, Michel J. Fabre, Terri Francis, Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina, Kaiama L. Glover, Terri J. Gordon, Mae Gwendolyn Henderson, Margo Jefferson, Walter Kalaidjian, Anthea Kraut, Felicia McCarren, Claudine Raynaud, and Tyler Stovall.

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africana, arts, dance, film, gender, history, intersectionality, music, performance, photography, race, sexuality, transnational

Scholar and Feminist Online: 5.3
Summer 2007

Women, Prisons and Change

Gisela Fosado, David Hopson and Janet Jakobsen

Contributors include Patricia Allard, Kai Lumumba Barrow, Janet Baus, Ava Berkofsky, Angela Y. Davis, Michelle Fine, Madeleine Gavin, Tamar Goelman, Rebecca Haimowitz, Chino Hardin, Dan Hunt, Carol Jacobsen, Judith Katz, Kathryn R. Kent, Alex Lee, Vivian Nixon, Sister Helen Prejean, Andrea Ritchie, Deborah Peterson Small, Ellen Spiro, Julia Sudbury, Gary Sunshine, María Elena Torre, Ije Ude, Jan Warren, Kay Whitlock, Reid Williams, and Rebecca Young.

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activism, arts, children, class, economic justice, education, family, film, gender, human rights, intersectionality, parenting, photography, policy, politics, prisons, race, sexuality, transgender, video, violence

Scholar and Feminist Online: 5.2
Spring 2007

Blogging Feminism: (Web)Sites of Resistance

Gwendolyn Beetham and Jessica Valenti

Contributors include Gwendolyn Beetham, Tracy L. M. Kennedy, Hosu Kim, Patricia G. Lange, Mary C. Matthews, Shireen Mitchell, Chris Nolan, Tedra Osell, Clancy Ratliff, Deborah Siegel, Shira Tarrant, Rebecca Traister, Jessica Valenti, Marie Varghese and Gillian Youngs.

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activism, gender, harassment, media, politics, queer, race, sexuality, technology, video, writing, young feminists

Scholar and Feminist Online: 5.1
Fall 2006

Jewish Women Changing America: Cross-Generational Conversations

E. Grace Glenny, David Hopson and Janet Jakobsen

Contributors include Katya Gibel Azoulay, Maya Barzilai, Shifra Bronznick, Rabbi Sue Levi Elwell, Sally Gottesman, Rebbetzin Hadassah Gross, Jayne K. Guberman, Judith Hauptman, Rachel Havrelock, Elizabeth Holtzman, Paula Hyman, Lisa Jervis, Faith Jones, Norma Baumel Joseph, Sarah Karpman, Irena Klepfisz, Lori Lefkovitz, Laura Levitt, Khadijah Miller, Gina Nahai, Judith Plaskow, Letty Cottin Pogrebin, Judith Rosenbaum, Joan Roth, Danya Ruttenberg, Naomi Scheman, Nancy Schwartzman, Eve Sicular, and Alisa Solomon.

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activism, arts, history, judaism, photography, politics, religion, women's movement, writing