Archive for August 4th, 2013

Op-Ed: Feminism versus Humanism: Susan Sarandon and the Vanishing Politics of Gender

August 4, 2013
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By Emily Lindsay Jackson In an interview with British newspaper The Observer on June 30, 2013, actor Susan Sarandon calls herself a humanist, not a feminist. “I think of myself as a humanist because I think it’s less alienating to people who think of feminism as being a load of strident bitches.” Feminism is...
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Heidi R. Lewis Discusses Race & Racism on KRCC’s “Off Topic”

August 4, 2013
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This month, Heidi R. Lewis was featured on the ”Off Topic” radio program discussing race, racism and white privilege with Professor Kathy Giuffre and Professor Idris Goodwin. From the “Off Topic” website: Off Topic is a weekly hour-long radio program hosted by Steven Hayward and Kathy Giuffre, professors of English and Sociology, respectively, at Colorado College....
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