Lively discussion about feminist interests in or concerns about the "posthuman" as well as the role animal studies and animal rights play in contemporary feminist theory were among the topics folks brought up in the Second Life reading group's last meeting. People attending this time were many former and current History of Consciousness folks, although a couple of Canadian women's studies faculty were an exciting addition, as well as were some wonderful graduate students from UMD.
Feminist Reading Grp discussing the Annie Potts interview of Donna Haraway March 29
A feminist transdisciplinary posthumanities: Katie King's work on cognitive sensation, virtual worlds, the Inka khipu and 17th c. Quaker women's writing are all bits in recircling work on feminism and writing technologies. (Work on Blogger)