Check out my latest essay on Ms.: What’s Not Being Said About The Handmaid’s Tale.
New Article: “Take Back the Night: The Most Important Night of the Year”
Take Back the Night is an annual event against sexual violence happening tonight at Cal State LA. This article was published yesterday in Cal State LA’s University Times: Take Back the Night: The Most Important Night of the Year.
Wear Denim April 26: “When Fashion Makes a Statement” Published by Ms.
Check out my new article “When Fashion Makes a Statement,” which is the top story today on Ms.
Women’s Empowerment Inside Out: Ending Sexism in Our Minds, Communities & Society
Today at the FLY Leadership Conference at Cal State LA, I presented on ending sexism. I’ve posted the link to the Prezi here as a resource for those who attended. All are welcome to check it out!
I’ve Been Nominated for a Pushcart Prize!
My essay “After Your Great-Grandmother Tita” has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Exposition Review. The Pushcart is a prestigious literary award and I’m honored to be a amongst the 200K or so who have been nominated. Winners will be announced in the spring. While it’d be amazing to receive this recognition, what really matters — as I’ve heard multiple writers say over and over — is that I keep writing!
Does the “Collateral Beauty” of Fatherhood Come at the Expense of Mothers?
The new film Collateral Beauty does interesting things with fatherhood. But what about the moms? Read my review published by Bitch to find out: Does the “Collateral Beauty” of Fatherhood Come at the Expense of Mothers?
Film Review: Oscar Contender “Jackie” Is Good, But Not Good Enough
As buzz about the Oscars begins to swirl, consider my review of Jackie, published by Bitch: Oscar Contender “Jackie” Is Good, But Not Good Enough.
My Take on New Film ‘Jackie’ on Rising Up With Sonali
Watch or listen to the interview here: Pablo Larraín’s Biopic ‘Jackie’ Comes Ahead Of Trump Inauguration
“Loving”: My Latest Review on Bitch
Check out my latest review, published by Bitch: Loving v. White Anxiety: Loving Tells the Story of the Couple Who Challenged Racist Marriage Laws.
My Review of the Film ‘Loving’ on Rising Up With Sonali
Tomorrow on Rising Up With Sonali, we discuss the new film Loving. If you’re in LA, listen in at 8:30ish AM PST on KPFK 90.7 FM, or no matter where you are, watch on Free Speech TV at 3:30ish PM PST. You can also listen or watch the interview online: “Aptly Named Film ‘Loving’ Reminds Nation Of What Is Important.”