Documentary and Discussion Episode 2: Play Again

Last Friday we had our second edition of our Documentary and Discussion group. The snow was blowing, the pizza took two hours to arrive, but did it quell ourĀ  appetite for pertinent polemics? Of course not. Though my children greeted the prospect of the evening with a very loud rolling of the eyeballs, they gotContinue reading “Documentary and Discussion Episode 2: Play Again”

Miss Representation: A round table discussion with our girls

On Thursday night, J and I took our girls (along with a couple of friends and their daughters) to a screening at McGill of the film Miss Representation, a documentary about how women are portrayed in the media. It was hosted by Media@McGill and the Institute for Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies and it costContinue reading “Miss Representation: A round table discussion with our girls”