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The Problem With Dove’s “Real Beauty” Campaign, Part 3: Beyond Beauty – to Reject or to Reclaim?

Hey everyone! I’ve been playing around with html and mostly, overall, failing. However, I did figure out page jumps to make the blog post just ever so slightly more readable. Only a bit though. Because if I had to suffer … Continue reading

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The Problem With Dove’s “Real Beauty” Campaign, Part 2: Rethinking Beauty

In my previous post, I discussed how there are some real problems in Dove’s “Real Beauty” Campaign. Some of these issues include problems related to retouching photos and, in their most recent installment, a lack of diversity along lines of … Continue reading

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The Problem With Dove’s “Real Beauty” Campaign, Part 1

I came across Dove’s “Real Beauty” Sketches a little while ago. A friend of mine had posted it on her Facebook wall. I saw it and was immediately ambivalent. To be sure, Dove has had a pseudo-inclusive message about women … Continue reading

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Reflections on “What kind of practices and health work might sex workers engage in to manage their health? “

My choice to add a short reflection at the end of the paper stems from my desire to more critically locate myself –  that is to say, my subjectivities, as a researcher, student, and Indian woman in the body of … Continue reading

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http://alagarconniere.wordpress.com/tag/my-feminism-will-be-intersectional-or-it-will-be-bullshit/ This is an excellent blog post I was directed to after speaking to a friend last night on intersectionality. “My feminism will be intersectional or it will be bullshit.” Yup. That just about sums it up. Oh also this, … Continue reading

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