Recent Articles

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 Awoke, YES! 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.