Some Comments I've Received

My first feminist slam poem!  I’ve been really into Alix Olson lately and thought I’d try it.  I don’t love my speaking voice (or the lighting in this freaking video), but I do enjoy the format.  (Embed not working right now so clicky the linky).

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About Avory

Avory Faucette is a queer feminist activist, writer, and public speaker. Zie graduated from the University of Iowa with a JD in 2009, focusing on international human rights and gender/sexuality issues in the law. Hir current work focuses on queer identity, policy, and marginalized identities under the queer umbrella. As a genderqueer person, zie comments frequently on non-binary identity, transgender and genderqueer issues, and media coverage of these populations. Zie also speaks at colleges, universities, and events on transgender and queer issues and conducts trainings on related topics.

Posted on August 13, 2008, in feminism, pop culture and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Nice, Judith!

    I was in a feminist writing group in high school and we had an Alix Olson CD we passed around for awhile that I enjoyed. I still love “Armpit Hair (Mammally Factual).”

  2. Hahahaha! That was AWESOME! I’m laughing out of pure enjoyment, just so it’s clear. Slam poetry is relatively new to me, but I really enjoyed that. Please, do keep it up!

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