This blog aims to expose some of the underreported stories behind the queer movement. I would like the challenge the idea that gender and sexuality are binary. It will also serve as a resource to trans-attracted people.
This is the narrative of Transnational and Transracial Adoption in the United States: the history, politics, economies, representations, and experiences. As a cultural practice, how are transnational adoptions reconceptualizing the meaning of race, ethnicity, and nationality?
John Collins (@djleftover), author of Global Palestine (Hurst/Oxford UP, 2011), explores the global politics of violence and the representation of violence, paying particular attention to the microcosmic and prophetic location of Palestine in relation to these processes.
Urban poverty affects too many people to ignore. Weave blogger Steve Peraza is exploring the problem's many dimensions and thinking through possible ways to solve it.
Łukasz W. Niparko invites YOU to come to the SOLIDARITY Avenue; to the space where we recreate the agora of free-thinking individuals who are not afraid of speaking their minds and are ready to shape reality! SOLIDARITY Avenue is a name of the street in Poznań, Poland and memorizes the Polish Movement of Solidarity, which became a platform of freedom operating inside the regime.
The Weave is proud to join the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery in presenting Weaving the Streets & People's History Archive (WSPHA), an interdisciplinary citizen journalism project focusing on the ways in which ordinary people use public space to express themselves. WSPHA includes "Weaving the Streets" investigative blog posts hosted by the Weave as well as curated contributions to a growing People's History Archive of physical artifacts gathered in the streets. Our student and alumni contributors have covered a diverse range of issues in many locations, from popular protests and squatter movements in Madrid to street art in Costa Rica to "selfie" culture in Thailand. This work is sponsored by Crossing Boundaries, an interdisciplinary humanities project at St. Lawrence University made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
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