Mireille Miller-Young, Associate Professor, Feminist StudiesThis is what passes for "higher" education these days: get out your magnifying glass and bring it to crotch level. No wonder the SATs are being dumbed down again. Think twice, parents, before sending your kids to college. Unless you inoculate them against a plague bacillus like Miller-Young they are likely to be infected with her kind of insanity.
Areas of Study:
Pornography; Sex Work; Black Film, Popular Culture and Art; Feminist & Queer Theory; African American & African Diaspora Studies; Visual Archives; New Media; Ethnography; Oral HistoryBiography:
Mireille Miller-Young, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Feminist Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Her research explores race, gender and sexuality in visual culture and sex industries in the United States. Her manuscript, A Taste for Brown Sugar: Black Women, Sex Work and Pornography (forthcoming from Duke University Press in 2014) examines African American women’s representation and labor in pornographic media.
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Illustrating What's Wrong With College These Days
Can you imagine making a living on "feminist studies" looking at pornography and sex work? Wow! But it's no doubt more riveting than basket weaving. Here's the article that got me thinking about college wasting disease.