EssaysFeatureSex & Gender

The Dyer’s Hand

Ann Snitow on her retirement from The New School

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Sex for Fun: Reflections from Ann Snitow’s Przegorzały Classroom 

Ann Snitow helped change the discussion around sexuality in Poland, and she also changed my life.

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The Unplanned Heroes of Białystok Pride

Anti-LGBT violence displays the homophobic political and religious rhetoric in Poland — but it didn’t crush the parade.

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Collective Amnesia in Post-Communist Poland

Why history, not memory or mythology, is the path to Polish-Jewish reconciliation

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The Rorschach Test of Notre Dame

Notre Dame fire provoked universal shock and grief but its meaning has been refracted through radically different lenses

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Why Teachers Are Striking in Poland

Faced with the biggest strike since 1993, the Polish government suggested teachers get pregnant and collect a child-care benefit

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