Third Woman Pulse
Ibagsak! Or, This Pinay’s Epistemology
January 12, 2016

Ibagsak! Or, This Pinay’s Epistemology by Barbara Jane Reyes   “Who are you, why are you here, and what do you want?” …We, Devil and Dogeater We, Indio and Immigrant We, Malakas and Maganda We, OCW and Oaktown We, Devil and Dogeater We, Pacquiao and Pensionado We, Malakas and Maganda We, Taliban and Turntable We, […]

Fuck “The Triumph of the Human Spirit”
December 17, 2015

Fuck “The Triumph of the Human Spirit”: On Writing Dirty River, Queer Disabled Femme of Color Memoir and The Joys Of Saying Fuck You to Traditional Abuse Survivor Narratives by Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha 1. In October, the memoir, Dirty River: A Queer Femme of Color Dreaming Her Way Home, that I started working on in 2004, hit […]