The F Word

Exploring intersectionality

| May 10, 2014


Title: Exploring Intersectionality
Length: 0:43:23 minutes (49.66 MB)
Format: 44.1kHz, 160Kbps

Show Notes:

Exploring intersectionality

The F Word's Carissa Ropponen speaks with Toronto artist Alana Boltwood about her art exhibit at Simon Fraser University's international conference Intersectionality Research, Policy and Practice: Influences, Interrogations and Innovations. Boltwood explores intersectionality through the creation of artworks about geometry, mathematics, electronics and feminism. 

The F word also airs a talk by Sharon Smith given at the Socialism 2013 Conference in Chicago, Illinois. Smith speaks about Black Feminism and Intersectionality. She argues that the concept of intersectionality is vital to socialist and feminist thought and practice.

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