The Women's Studies Dropout

A blog where feminist friends continue their class discussions


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A field guide to the beach bodies of Oahu

I had the good fortune to spend a week in Hawaii back in January, although I'm not really a tropical island person.  I've never really understood the appeal of the beach  -- I sunburn instantly and don't really like being... Continue Reading →


Body Identity Crisis

Earlier this year, I discovered I have hips. I'd cleaned up my diet, bought a fitbit, and started noticing positive changes with regard to my health and well-being.  This, ironically, precipitated something of an identity crisis.  Let me explain. I... Continue Reading →

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