Sex Week at UT (March 2-7, 2014) features talks by sex educators like me, Megan Andelloux , Reid Mihalko , and dozens of others speaking on subjects ranging from sexual health, gender theory, and hook-up culture to communication, consent, orgasms, and abstinence. UT Sex Week also features a poetry slam, an art show, and various lectures on the intersection of sexuality with history, culture, religion, law, and public policy.
This First Family lives in the present, a present in which discourse about rape and rape culture has gotten more mainstream attention than it arguably ever has; and in the near future, this First Family will have a couple of young women in college. The personal, as we have been telling you since about 1969, is political.
Alan Turing Pardoned, Though Still Dead, Unfortunately The Queen of England had a fabulous holiday present for long-dead computer genius Alan Turing: a 60-years-on posthumous pardon overturning his conviction for “gross indecency,” with which they charged homosexual men in the UK in the years between the Victorian gay panic of which Oscar Wilde is the