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Additional Readings and Videos

Readings for Oral Presentation During Session 15

Khazan, Olga. “ Male and Female Brains Really Are Built Differently .” The Atlantic, December 2, 2013.

Ingalhalikar, Madhura, Alex Smith, et al. “ Sex Differences in the Structural Connectome of the Human Brain .” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111, no. 2 (2014): 823-8.

Joel, Daphna, and Ricardo Tarrasch. “ On the Mis-presentation and Misinterpretation of Gender-related Data: The Case of Ingalhaiker’s Human Connectome Study .” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111, no. 6 (2014): E637.

Readings for Oral Presentation During Session 17

Kozlowska, Hanna. “ What Sells Better: Sexy or Empowered? ,” New York Times, August 14, 2014.

Lee, Johanna. “ JLo’s ‘I Luh Ya Papi’: A Feminist Parody .” Harvard Political Review, March 22, 2014.

Videos to Screen for Oral Presentation During Session 17

JenniferLopezVEVO. “Jennifer Lopez – I Luh Ya Papi (Explicit) ft. French Montana.” March 13, 2014. YouTube. Accessed March 18, 2015.

IngridMichaelson. “Ingrid Michaelson – Girls Chase Boys (A Homage to Robert Palmer’s Simply Irresistible”) – OFFICIAL. February 4, 2014. YouTube. Accessed March 18, 2015.

Readings for Oral Presentation During Session 20

Padawer, Ruth. “ When Women Become Men at Wellesley ,” New York Times Magazine, October 15, 2014.

Readings for Oral Presentations During Session 21

Paltrow, Lynn M., and Jeanne Flavin. “ Pregnant, and No Civil Rights ,” New York Times, November 7, 2014.

Tierce, Merritt. “ This Is What an Abortion Looks Like ,” New York Times, September 12, 2014.

McWhirter, Cameron. “ Tennessee Voters Approve Antiabortion Amendment ,” Wall Street Journal, November 5, 2014.

Carroll, Aaron. “ How Hobby Lobby Ruling Could Limit Access to Birth Control ,” New York Times, June 30, 2014.

Liptak, Adam. “ Birth Control Order Deepens Divide Among Justices ,” New York Times, July 3, 2014.

Reading for Oral Presentation During Session 22

Burnett III, Zaron. “ A Gentleman’s Guide to Rape Culture ,” Medium, May 29, 2014.

Video to Screen for Oral Presentation During Session 22

Street HarassmentVideo. “10 Hours of Walking as a Woman.” October 28, 2014. YouTube. Accessed March 18, 2014.

Readings for Oral Presentation During Session 23

Nordell, Jessica. “ Why Aren’t Women Advancing At Work? Ask a Transgender Person .” New Republic, August 2014.

Jenkin, Matthew. “ Transgender Issues in the Workplace ,” The Guardian, August 9, 2012.

Milloy, Christin Scarlett. “ South Park Takes on Trans Issues…and It’s Great .” Slate, October 9, 2014.

Grose, Jessica. “ Male Executives Don’t Feel Guilt, See Work-Life Balance as a Woman’s Problem .” Slate, March 5, 2014.

Readings for Oral Presentation During Session 25

Jeddah and Riyadh. “ Unshackling Themselves: Saudi Women Are Gaining Ground, Slowly ,” The Economist, May 17, 2014.

Merriman, Justin S. “ Holy Matrimony Plus Shipping and Handling: A Libertarian Perspective on the Mail-Order Bride Industry .” Independent Review 17, no. 1 (2012): 81–93.

The Boston Women’s Memorial , City of Boston

Celebrating 125 Years of Women at MIT: 1873-1998 , AMITA: Association of MIT Alumnae

Exhibitions: The Dinner Party by Judy Chicago , Brooklyn Museum

Frederick Douglass National Historic Site: Virtual Museum Exhibit , National Park Service

Ida B. Wells-Barnett House , We Shall Overcome: Historic Places of the Civil Rights Movement, National Park Service

International Museum of Women

Motherhood, Social Service, and Political Reform: Political Culture and Imagery of American Woman Suffrage , National Women’s History Museum

National Museum of Women in the Arts

National Women’s History Museum

Rights for Women: The Suffrage Movement and Its Leaders , National Women’s History Museum

Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front , National Park Service

The Seneca Falls Convention: July 19–20, 1948 , National Portrait Gallery at the Smithsonian Institution

Votes for Women: The Struggle for Women’s Suffrage , The Library of Congress

Women on Stamps , Arago: People, Postage & the Post

Women’s Rights National Historical Park, New York , National Park Service.

Other Resources

2013 Network Responsibility Index (PDF - 5.0MB) , Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD)

Business and Professional Women’s Foundation


China Blue ,” Independent Lens, PBS

Grameen Foundation

Infoplease , links to various gender resources

The Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and “The Yellow Wall-Paper ”, U.S. National Library of Medicine

Media Education Foundation

MIT Gender Equity Project

National Women’s Studies Association

The Pill ,” American Experience, PBS

Transgender Americans: A Handbook for Understanding, Human Rights Campaign (PDF - 3.1MB)

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

VG / Voices From The Gaps: Women Writers and Artists of Color , University of Minnesota

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