“Speaking as someone who has experienced traumatic loss – first at the age of 10 when my father died as he slept, and then again at 22 when a childhood friend took his life – I personally subscribe and respond to articulations of loss that allow me to engage with those difficult feelings. This subjectivity inherently inhabits my relationship to public memory; I am not objective in this...
i don't want to put on a bra
My paper is officially titled "Pleasure or...
dreamlandfire: But judging from the content, I should rename it “SCARE QUOTES.” send me this. all of my research deals with trauma and public memory, and i’ve been trying to flesh out a theory of “queering public memory”. firstname.lastname@example.org pls xxxo
Chicago mourns the murder of Paige Clay, 23 →
fuckyeahfeminists: April 20th, 2012 - Chicago native and local ballroom community star Paige Clay was found murdered on Monday, April 16th. Ms. Clay’s body was found in West Garfield Park of Chicago. She died of a single gunshot wound to the head. No arrests have been made at this time. This case is currently being investigated by Area North Detectives. Paige Clay was noted as a quickly...
hexennacht: I want to be friends with the artists I admire. Like a gothy-ass Gertrude Stein. Sigh.
i’m having a moment of being really excited about academia.
Run my dear, from anything that may not strengthen your precious budding wings....– Hafiz via ginger-ninja * light-essence (via frenchtwist)