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Exhibition Reviews

Sara Selwood and Lillia McEnaney

200 Years , and the Gallery itself, mobilized through student activism and engagement, can serve as an agent for sociopolitical change. The exhibition's key questions are these: How can university museums work as catalysts for institutional change

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Personal, Powerful, Political

Activist Networks by, for, and with Girls and Young Women

Catherine Vanner and Anuradha Dugal

Nondiscrimination Statements: Challenging Gender-Conforming Privilege through Student Activism .” Journal of Social Issues 68 ( 1 ): 145 – 61 . . 10.1111/j.1540-4560.2011.01741.x Driscoll , C . 2008

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Introduction to the Special Issue

Alternative forms of organising academic work in universities

Mette Lund Kristensen, Ingo Winkler, Elke Weik, Richard Mee, and Simon Jebsen

publicise further experiments with alternative forms of organisation. The Special Issue, which also includes reviews of books about student activism and re-imagining academic writing, seeks to provide stimulating reading, while also contributing to paving

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Dynamics of Multidimensional Interaction

The Beijing Upheaval of 1989 Revisited

Rilly Chen and Fei Yan

, in studying the motivations of students activism in 1989, Teresa Wright (1999 , 2001 ) conducted in-depth interviews with 20 students and intellectuals from every faction and group that formed during the movement. She also accessed transcripts of a

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When Princesses Become Dragons

Critical Literacy, Damsel, and Confronting Rape Culture in English Classrooms

Shelby Boehm, Kathleen Colantonio-Yurko, Kathleen Olmstead, and Henry “Cody” Miller

of Harding Kingdom. Taking Action We see examples of male dominance and the logics of sexual assault in action all around us today—whether in sexual assault trials or within the political landscape. In discussing her work with student

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“Honestly, Anywhere that I Have Wi-Fi”

A Posthuman Approach to Young Women's Activist Blogging

Lindsay C. Sheppard and Rebecca Raby

Slacktivism? The Potential and Pitfalls of Social Media in Contemporary Student Activism .” Journal of Diversity in Higher Education 10 ( 4 ): 400 – 415 . . Crenshaw , Kimberlé Williams . 1994 . “ Mapping the

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Addressing Serious Harm, Reconsidering Policy and Building Towards Repair

Rine Vieth

universities’ high-profile failures to address sexual violence was met student activism and organising, and it resulted in legislation across much of the country that mandated universities to create particular policies to address sexual violence ( Harris 2019

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Critical pedagogy and Socially Responsible Investing (SRI)

Questioning our post-secondary institutions’ investment strategies

David P. Thomas

holdings in fossil fuels. While not a broad SRI initiative, this most recent example of student activism joins a growing national and global movement to divest from fossil fuels. Based on significant student interest in the issue, and a personal interest

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Constructing and practising student engagement in changing institutional cultures

Lisa Garforth and Anselma Gallinat

of student activism. In our last article, we hear more from students themselves, this time as sociologists reflecting on their own engagement. These student voices are not overtly oppositional in the sense that Gagnon captures, nor can they be

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Contradictions of Solidarity

Whiteness, Settler Coloniality, and the Mainstream Environmental Movement

Joe Curnow and Anjali Helferty

, and Allyson Gross . 2016 . “ Injustice Is Not an Investment: Student Activism, Climate Justice, and the Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign ”. In Contemporary Youth Activism: Advancing Social Justice in the United States: Advancing Social Justice in