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Reports from the Field: “Legal Residents Only:” The Undocupoets Campaign

Various Undocupoets from throughout the nation recently have been working on a petition against the unjust discrimination imposed by first book contests. In the poetry community, too many publishers ask for “proof of US citizenship or permanent residency” prior to publication. This small but strong statement serves to exclude 11.7… [Read More]

Reports from the Field | by Cristian Flores Garcia & Christopher Soto | January 30, 2015 | 0

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Moms on the Market

Dear Tenured Mom, I’m currently on the academic job market and pregnant. While the pregnancy itself is exciting and great news in my personal life, I’ve heard it can/will be frowned upon by hiring committees. When I was on the market last year, several committees asked me if I had… [Read More]

| by Mom on the Market & Tenured Mom | January 24, 2015 | 2

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2014 Women of Color VIDA Count

VIDA: Women in Literary Arts, the nonprofit organization founded to raise awareness of gender equality issues in literary culture, announces that this year we will release a Women of Color VIDA Count as part of our annual VIDA Count data. Since 2010, VIDA has sought to deepen and complicate the… [Read More]

The VIDA Count | by | January 20, 2015 | 2

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Feminist Book Club

February 1, 2015 at 2:00pm | Bluestockings Bookstore, 172 Allen Street, New York, NY 10002 | Organized by Bluestockings Bookstore | More Info

Feminism 101 With Feminist Dialogue

February 2, 2015 at 2:00pm | Bluestockings Bookstore, 172 Allen Street, New York, NY 10002 | Organized by Feminist Dialogue | More Info

I Am Not A Slut With Leora Tanenbaum and Elissa Shappell

February 3, 2015 at 7:00pm | Bluestockings Bookstore, 172 Allen Street, New York, NY 10002 | Organized by Bluestockings Bookstore | More Info

Poets Respond to “Mary Stuart” with Gayle Danley and Shelley Puhak

February 6, 2015 at 6:30-7:30pm | Folger Shakespeare Library, 201 E. Capitol St. SE Washington DC | Organized by Folger Shakespeare Library | More Info

STOPSLUT A book launch for SLUT: A Play and Guidebook for Combatting Sexism and Sexual Violence With Katie Cappiello and Meg McInerney

February 10, 2015 at 7:00pm | Bluestockings Bookstore, 172 Allen Street, New York, NY 10002 | Organized by Bluestockings Bookstore | More Info

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