Archives: Popular Culture
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Can “We are Halluci Nation” Offer us a Decolonial Future?
By Rebecca Mitchell I was introduced to the work of the Indigenous Canadian DJ collective A Tribe Called Red this past summer. As a long-time Ottawa resident, I had already heard the name of the group due to their Ottawa roots, but had never actually heard their music. After listening to the first few...
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Taking light-hearted and sassy popular feminism seriously
When I began my masters’ research, I wanted to learn more about how popular feminist blogs, such as Jezebel, are influencing the ways readers think about and understand contemporary feminist politics, written through popular culture news and gossip. Although my thesis project looked at more feminist blogs, for this blog post, I want to...