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On Bodymind and (Migraine) Pain

While sitting in my doctor’s waiting room this morning, I began working my way through Margaret Price’s “The Bodymind Problem and the Possibilities of Pain.” I’ve been trying to come up with a metaphor for my experience of reading this … Continue reading

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“The Sport is Gay, Deal With It”: Erica Rand Explores Figure Skating and Gender (Book Review)

I’m a figure skater. I’m what U.S. Figure Skating calls an “adult skater,” which means I took to the ice after my chances at Olympic glory had passed but before I was technially dead. It’s a trait I share with … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Handbooks: A(nother) Note on Appraisal

I’ve had a steady trickle of commenters asking if I can give them a price estimate for their vintage Girl Scout handbooks for several months now, and I suspect that number is about to skyrocket, seeing as the blog and … Continue reading

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