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Bringing Up Boys Not to be “Men”

Posted on 20 November 2018 (0)

Bringing up Boys Not to Be “Men” I’m sharing my still relevant 1980s article in Sojourner: The Women’s Journal, although I’m now aware that I interviewed only white women, leaving out important voices. “Ha ha, I’m a boy,” Molly Lovelock is sure her son Timothy cried out on the day of his birth. It can […]

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My Food For Thought: 12 Books I Recommend

Posted on 25 December 2011 (16)

The Call , by Yannick Murphy (Harper, 2011). The format of his novel – it’s written as a veterinarian’s daily log, intrigued me. I started reading but wondered how a logbook can possibly “work” as a novel. How can the author develop a plot? But she did, and her format elucidates the main character’s psychology. […]

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