The Women's Studies Dropout

A blog where feminist friends continue their class discussions



Thoughts on Wonder Woman

I just went to see the new Wonder Woman movie and brought back so many thoughts I couldn't keep myself from writing a post about it.  If you haven't seen the film, you might want to see it before reading... Continue Reading →


Two Years Dropping Out

You might not have noticed, but October marked the second anniversary of our Dropout Drop-In blog!  It’s hard to believe two whole years have passed since L started us off, but on the other hand, it’s amazing how much ground... Continue Reading →

#GIRLBOSS Lessons from Chapter 1

Introduction to #GIRLBOSS Because I am interested in fashion, I quickly picked up Sophia Amoruso's book #GIRLBOSS when it came out in the early summer.  For those who don't know, Amoruso is the founder/creative director/CEO of the online fashion retailer... Continue Reading →

Blogs We Love: Feminist Frequency

To continue the "Blogs We Love" thread I'd like to introduce one of my new finds, Feminist Frequency and it's accompanying YouTube channel.  Led by media critic Anita Sarkeesian, this site presents "a video webseries that explores the representations of women... Continue Reading →

Lean In: A Mini Review

Since TwoEsforMee started us off with Sheryl Sandberg and her Lean In campaign, and I just finished the Lean In audiobook, I thought I'd use my first post as a mini book review/commentary. Final verdict: Important message but flawed vehicle.... Continue Reading →

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