Writing

Here is a selective portfolio of my articles that have been published online.

G E N D E R

Playboy’s ban on nudes should not be considered a feminist statement

Joe Biden’s speech an important learning opportunity for university community

Sex workers can be sexually assaulted, despite assumed promiscuity

‘Hotline Bling’ challenges mainstream beauty standards 

Here’s how 3 CNY organizations are teaming up to champion trans rights

R A C E  +  C U L T U R E

Black women deserve recognition, not erasure in police brutality movement

‘Haunted Ethnography’ exhibition digs up graves of colonialism

M O N E Y

Unemployment and unaffordable housing collide in D.C. homelessness crisis

Potential Trump NEA, CPB budget cuts could render CNY arts organizations down, but not out

The minimalism trend is not so simple 

P O L I T I C S

Behind the scenes of Trump’s convention

Balloons end the RNC

Inauguration weekend poses fresh opportunity for student activism

Lebanese photographer raises the voice of men in the Middle East 

Investigating free speech at Syracuse University London’s symposium
(reposted on Syracuse University London’s official blog)

S E X U A L I T Y

How do we fix America’s LGBT sex ed problem?

The moment I realized there’s no shame in that

T V + F I L M

‘Jessica Jones’ paves way for comic book female empowerment

‘Stonewall’ film fails to properly represent LGBTQ community

‘Get Out’ plays with the horror of race relations

‘Hidden Figures’ radiates light for Black History Month

Is ‘Alien’ still a feminist film? 

Getting up close and personal with ‘Trainspotting’ and ‘Filth’

‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ thoroughly roasts Americans and that’s OK

The Weinstein story points to darker truths about how we view women

‘Mother!’ asks us to reconsider the rules of domesticity

FilmSoc screens ‘Donnie Darko’ – Teen angst meets existentialism

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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