Ideas to add to class today

I have a couple random things I wanted to share with you after today’s class. First, the Gloria Steinem response to Miley Cyrus was mentioned in class so I thought it would be helpful to provide the link to that:

Also, the Alison Bechdel lecture is on Tuesday the 22nd at 8pm in Herrick Hall. There are also the opportunities to have lunch with her on both Tuesday and Wednesday from 12:00-1:30 in the Center for Women and Gender Action. If you are coming email Professor Browning ( to RSVP and bring your own lunch! 


Also, our talk today about the sexualization of food made me think of this Buzzfeed post that was going around. It doesn’t sexualize women with the food but it really sexualizes the food itself and I thought it was interesting to add to the conversation:


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