TALKING FEMINISM: GENDER, LANGUAGE, LITERATURE

A blog exploring linguistic gender inequality and its many real-world manifestations. 

Linguistic traps and cutting through the crap.

 
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Personal Essay: Quietly Kicking

When women are systemically taught to distrust their own instincts and to defer to the cognitive authority of men, it can be difficult...

A Note from the Author

This blog is written from the perspective of me, Kitty Doherty: a young, English-speaking, white, pansexual, cis woman with a literature...