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Scrutinizing “As Told By Vaginas:” The Pervasive Disinclusion of Trans and Gender-queer Individuals in Feminist Performace

“Why Connecticut College Will No Longer Perform The Vagina Monologues” is one of the most widely read articles online that was published in this newspaper. The article columned by Alia Roth ‘14 pointed out the less savory monologues in the show; the “coochie snorcher” monologue that basically glorified sexual misconduct with a minor; the “Woman Who […]

On (not) Doing the Reading

On (not) Doing the Reading

“I didn’t do the reading.” It’s an admission that we all make to ourselves or to each other at one time or another over our college careers, but one that many of us would be less than comfortable telling our professors. It happens just the same to the English major who chose the department partially […]