oh god it's wonderfulto get out of bedand drink too much coffeeand smoke too many cigarettesand love you so much                                   Excerpt from "Steps" by Frank O'HaraThese past few months have been ripe with realizations, some of which have been … Continue reading Steps


“Democracy without cliteracy is phallusy.”

L'origine du monde (Origin of the World), 1866, oil on canvas, by Gustave Courbet I first learned about this painting during my second year at Barnard. It was in a class largely made up of women, with the exception of one male student. This was fairly common in the comparative literature department at Barnard, one … Continue reading “Democracy without cliteracy is phallusy.”