Aligning the Personal, Political and Planetary

Selected Articles by Jennifer Browdy:

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Aligning the Personal, Political and Planetary to Creative a Transformative Future. Kosmos Journal, Fall/Winter 2015.

When the Grandmothers AwokeYES! Magazine, March 2015.

Transition Times, Jennifer’s blog, features hundreds of columns on social and environmental justice issues seen through a personal lens, many reprinted by Common Dreams, New Clear Vision and other websites worldwide.

Jennifer writes and curates Edge Wise, a weekly column offering women’s voices centerstage in The Berkshire Edge, an online newspaper based in Great Barrington MA.

“Global Citizenship in Action: Engaging the Literature and Film of Female Genital Mutilation in the Undergraduate Classroom.” Teaching Human Rights and Literature. Elizabeth Goldberg and Alexandra Schulteis, eds. Modern Language Association Options for Teaching Series. NY: MLA Books, 2014.

“Awaken! Calling Upon the Inner Child to Help Mother Earth.” Berkshire Magazine, Spring 2014.

The Berkshire Festival of Women Writers Combats Cultural Mono-cropping with a Diversity of Women’s Voices. Public Humanist blog, produced by the Massachusetts Council on the Humanities and published on the Valley Advocate website, February 18, 2014.

“Motherhood as a Creative Force.” Forward for An Anthology of Babes: 36 Women Give Motherhood a Voice, ed. Suzi Banks Baum (Laundry Line Divine Press, 2013).

“Mothering the Self: Writing Through the Lesbian Sublime in Audre Lorde’s Zami and Gloria Anzaldúa’s Borderlands/La frontera. Reprinted in Debra Blake, ed. Contemporary Literary Criticism. Cengage Learning, 2013.

“Cede the Floor No More: The Berkshire Festival of Women Writers.”Public Humanist blog, produced by the Massachusetts Council on the Humanities and published on the Valley Advocate website, February 25, 2013.

Review essay of Breasts: A Natural and Unnatural History by Florence Williams (Norton, 2012). Orion Magazine, October 2012.

“The Politics and Poetics of Global Feminist Alliance or Why I Teach Such Depressing Books.”Educating Outside the Lines: Bard College at Simon’s Rock on a ‘New Pedagogy’ For the Twenty-first Century. Nancy Yanoshak, ed. NY: Peter Lang, June 2011.

Selected Press about Jennifer and her work

JB Artful MindCover story interview with Jennifer in The Artful Mind, December 2014.

Interview with Joe Donahue on The Roundtable, WAMC Northeast Public Radio, Feb. 26.2015.

Press about the 2015 Berkshire Festival of Women Writers.

Mass Poetry Blog, article by Katie McGuire, February 7, 2014. The Berkshire Festival of Women Writers: A Month-Long Celebration of Female Creativity

“A Winter Warm-up: Berkshire Festival of Women Writers Prepares For March With A Week Of Workshops,” by Amy Krzanik. Rural Intelligence, January 6, 2014.

J. L. Stinson, review of African Women Writing Resistance: An Anthology of Contemporary Voices, ed. Browdy de Hernandez et. al.Foreword Reviews, August 16, 2010.