Gay marriage: Check. Queer liberation: ?

June 26, 2015 nyupressblog 4

—Suzanna Danuta Walters Even a feminist/queer critic of marriage (me, alas) can’t help but be moved by today’s decision by the Supreme Court that finally makes marriage equality the law of the land. And coming

A Queer Father’s Day

June 19, 2015 nyupressblog 0

—Joshua Gamson Given that I’m one half of a two-dad duo, I should probably see Father’s Day as double the pleasure, double the fun. After all, Mother’s Day is a somewhat awkward time for us—more

‘Fun Home’ and Pride

June 17, 2015 nyupressblog 1

—Amber Jamilla Musser On June 7th, 2015, the musical Fun Home emerged triumphant. It won 5 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Original Score, Best Book of a Musical, Best Lead Actor in a Musical, and

Maddening pleasures, subsequent silence

March 17, 2015 nyupressblog 5

—Stanley I. Thangaraj March Madness is just kicking off, and ESPN has already predicted that this year’s tournament will see over $9 billion in bets and gambling. From offices to college campuses, March Madness continues

Feminist ire in all the wrong places

February 26, 2015 nyupressblog 0

—Suzanna Danuta Walters [This piece originally appeared at the Chronicle of Higher Education.] Vaginas keep causing trouble. The latest labial kerfuffle involves none other than the mother of all things “down there,” Eve Ensler’s play The Vagina

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