Genre Archive : sociology
(Genres are usual for categorising stuff but apart from that they mean very little to me, so you might not agree with what I have listed where)
After a career writing about feminism and girls in culture Peggy Orenstein found herself the mother of a girl. And so brought face to face with the practicalities of what she had been theorising about, how to raise a girl to believe in herself and how to try
and avoid the madonna/whore dichotomy. And then her daughter entered her “Disney princess” phase.
Posted on 2 June 2011 | By Fence | 6 responses
a memoir of Redneck America ISBN: 9781846272578 It happens perhaps once of twice every August: a deep West Virginia sundown […]
Posted on 8 April 2011 | By Fence
In the present state of society, it appears necessary to go back to first principles in search of the most […]