Gender inequality in work persists, and in many ways this can be argued to be a result of learned behaviour where we ‘do’ gender in particular ways.Read More Why is gender a contemporary issue?
aka no I won’t pee in a bush. Firstly, apologies to regular readers (all five, six of you?). I’ve not been blogging recently because I have been writing up my previous blog post about monsters for an academic conference in Manchester. I am also working on another academic paper at the moment and it seems […]Read More Praying at the shrine of Loo
In Lizzie Stark’s “Leaving Mundania”, there is a historical description of the cultural backlash experienced around LARP in the US throughout the 1990s which presented the game experience as at odds with common Christian family values. This is labelled the “satanic panic”. Since I do not think this issue is directly in evidence currently in […]Read More LARP imitates life Part 1 (Reflections on Leaving Mundania Ch 6-8)