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Women Can’t Take a Break

It’s damn if you do, and damn if you don’t if you’re a girl or a woman in this world!  This instagram post perfectly captures why it seems that women just can’t take a break.



For more, check out Daisy Bernard, a London-based fashion illustrator and writer.  A feature in Huffington Post is also available.



Alternative Class for Philope A54 and Genders V24 on September 16, 2016 and September 19, 2016

Dear students,

In lieu of our regular classes on September 19, 2016, you will attend the special screening of Paradise Island by Canada-based filmmaker, Kathleen Jayme on September 16, 2016 2:00 to 4:00 pm, V207.  As proof of your attendance, please submit s one-page reaction paper with 2 parts:

  1. Summary or Synopsis of the Film
  2. Your reaction to the film and its connection to our course (Philope or Genders)

For those who cannot make it on Friday, you can go to the opening of the exhibit on climate change at the 6th Floor Henry Sy Library Commons, from 1245 0nwards.  The same one-page reaction paper (this time on the exhibit) will still be required.

Submission of the reaction paper will be on September 21, 2016.

Be guided:)