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Throwing Like a Girl: Contestations of Power in Women’s Softball

Dear Reader: I wrote the following paper in 1994, my first year of graduate school when I was exploring theories about “performativity”: the ways our actions reflect and create culture and self. In particular, I have always been interested in … Continue reading

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In the Spirit of Misremembrance

“Oh my god! I’m remembering something that never even happened!” exclaimed an old friend when I remarked that her remembrance of an event was wrong. But memory has never been a reliable source of history, whether personal or collective. It … Continue reading

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