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4 Poems by Carmen Giménez Smith

June 24, 2015
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EPIGRAMS FOR A LADY   If you hate it when your son is preternaturally boy, freight him with your trunk’s warp. A woman could form a bastion with a man, but for it to persist, both parties must wield Kalashnikovs and permission from Uber-Mom. The idiot, the bad apple: the same thing as prototypical...
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Nine Times She Felt Less Than Human

June 23, 2015
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By Emily Schultz                                                                                                      ...
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On Nicknaming Predators

June 22, 2015
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Your White Friends Can’t Save You

June 19, 2015
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: In the Hour of Consciousness: Three Poems by Kathryn Eichner

June 19, 2015
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The Blackface politics of Rachel Dolezal

June 17, 2015
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A poem by Niki Tulk

June 17, 2015
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  Song For My Daughter   You are nearly here. Around and above me slithering voices, anxious midwife barks. My own voice surges from a galaxy cloaked in breath and stygian song. I am volcano. I am tsunami. I forge the deep waters. Atomic, I shift mountain ranges with each arc of my body....
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Exploring Meghan Trainor’s “Feminist” Message

June 16, 2015
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Op-Ed: Broaden Sexual Assault Education and Legislation to Include All Students, in College and Not

June 15, 2015
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By Maria Hengeveld    Since its opening in 1895, Low Memorial Library has become one of Columbia University’s most admired architectural sites. Its magnificent façade and columns draw photographic attention from tourists, guests, and prospective students on a daily basis. A few weeks ago, the building’s attic confronted visitors, most of whom prospective students,...
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Becoming Whole

June 12, 2015
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