Kate Manthey wearing a tan coat and glasses, standing on a bridge
August 10, 2016

Imagine Otherwise: Katie Manthey on Fat Feminist Fashion Blogging

Katie Manthey talks about feminist fat fashion blogging, running a website about body positivity, and the racially gendered politics of what counts as “professional dress” in the academy.

Aisha Shahidah Simmons wearing a purple shirt and silver earrings, resting her chin on her hand
July 13, 2016

Imagine Otherwise: Aishah Shahidah Simmons on Black Feminist Anti-Violence Activism

Aishah Shahidah Simmons on her award-winning film NO!: The Rape Documentary and how every one of us can help end violence in our communities.

Preparing for Qualifying Exams - Book lays open on a table, with letters rising up out of it
July 6, 2016

Preparing for Your Qualifying Exams (Beyond Studying)

How to prepare in advance so that by the time your qualifying exams roll around you are feeling rested, in control of your schedule, and ready to work.

Sarah Grey wearing a black shirt and gold earrings
June 15, 2016

Imagine Otherwise: Sarah Grey on Food as Community Building

Sarah Grey talks about using food to create community, editing for social justice, socialist feminist approaches to child care, the tastiness and challenges of food writing, and her weekly radical dinner party Friday Night Meatballs.

Punch Up Your Academic Writing with Storytelling - Person stands over a table, writing in a notebook
June 9, 2016

How to Punch Up Your Academic Writing with Storytelling

Stories make academic research come alive. Here's how to incorporate more storytelling into your academic book, article, or dissertation.