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Tag Archive: learning stuff

Jul 18 2014

July Online Gender Workshop: An exercise in the utility of definitions

When last we left our intrepid workshoppers, one month ago, we had had a rollicking discussion of definitions of gender, sex, and related terms. One of the things that came out of that discussion is that when we are each pressed to define exactly what each of us as individuals mean by each person’s specific, …

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Jul 03 2012

Something else you can do this weekend

OK, so you can’t make it to Convergence in Bloomington, Minnesota this weekend, because you live in some strange foreign backwater like the United Kingdom. I guess you could go to the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition instead, if you live somewhere out that way. It’s going on right now, 3-8 July. Oh, wait: they’ve …

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