Category Archives: Sexuality & Erotic Studies

Queering Sexual Violence — New Book by Jennye Patterson

Jennifer Patterson is a poet/writer, grief worker, creative and herbalist who uses words, threads and plants to explore queer survivorhood, the body and healing. She is the editor of the forthcoming anthology Queering Sexual Violence: Radical Voices from Within the Anti-Sexual Violence … Continue reading

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Sex and Drugs as Healing and Transformation with Britta Love

“How Sex and Drugs Saved My Life (and Could Save the World),” a new article by Britta Love, a recent graduate in the Consciousness Studies concentration of the Individualized MA program, is based on the work of her thesis. Published … Continue reading

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Consciousness Studies + Embodiment Studies with Britta Love

Britta Love, a current Goddard student, talks about her thesis project, a combination of traditional research and critical memoir writing on consciousness sexuality and psychodelic plant medicines. Watch this short video, part of a new series filmed by Alexander Love, … Continue reading

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Lindiwe Priscilla Krasin: An Idealogy of the Flesh, Art History, and the Middle East

My name is Lindiwe Priscilla Krasin.  I am in the Individualized MA program.  I am a woman of color. I am an ex-sexworker and I belong ideologically to the revolutionary left.  I was born in Gaborone, Botswana in 1976 into … Continue reading

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Creative Nonfiction by Kyle Bella

“This is a Desire Text” by Kyle Bella (Individualized MA) has just been published in the December 2012 issue of Bluestem Magazine. Check it out!

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Kyle Bella Interviews Gender Theorist Judith Butler on the Occupy and Slutwalk Movements

Kyla Bella, who just graduated from Goddard’s Individualized BA program and will start our Individualized MA program this February, recently interviewed Judith Butler for Truthout magazine. Butler is the Maxine Elliot Professor of Rhetoric and Comparative Literature at the University … Continue reading

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A Sampling of Faculty Workshops at the February Residency

Ram Dass: The Vicissitudes of Devotion and Ferocity of Grace, with IMA faculty member Francis Charet. Recently I researched and wrote up an essay for publication on Ram Dass (a.k.a Richard Alpert). It focused on his personal and spiritual journey … Continue reading

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