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Challenging Gendered Beauty Norms: Ashley Judd's Conversation

By Sally Raskoff Did you read Ashley Judd’s essay regarding the media attention to her appearance? It is a rare day that an actor calls attention to the disparities and inequalities in our societal structure. Ms. Judd’s essay is a.....
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Driving, Social Norms, and Social Structure

Academics / Sociology : Everyday Sociology (4 years ago)

By Sally Raskoff I am reminded of the structure of society and social norms every time I drive. Have you ever noticed how our roads serve as a reminder of the structure of society? The markings and organization of roadways... Read Post

Ashley Judd Fires Back at Critics of Her Appearance

Entertainment : Speakeasy - (3 years ago)

Actress Ashley Judd fired back at speculation over her "puffy" appearance in an online essay that calls "the conversation a misogynistic assault on all women." Read Post

Ashley Judd Follows Her Kickass Feminist Essay with Kickass Feminist TV Appearances [Video]

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel (3 years ago)

This past Monday, actress Ashley Judd released an essay on the Daily Beast regarding the inappropriate and invasive media speculation regarding Judd's appearance during a television interview in which her face looked — le shock! — s... Read Post

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