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Meridians (1 November 2018) 17 (2): 296–308.
Published: 01 November 2018
... methods of connecting networks of global activists (Walker 2004 , 91–92). By 1985, the IWTC partnered with the UN to provide resources for the third and culminating International Women’s Conference and NGO Forum, which took place in Nairobi, Kenya (Walker 2004 , 93). The Conference and Forum of July...
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Meridians (1 November 2018) 17 (2): 325–330.
Published: 01 November 2018
... girls reproductive health menstruation There is fire on the mountain, and nobody seems to be on the run. Oh there is fire on the mountain top,   and no one is’ah running. —Asa, “Fire on the Mountain” ( 2008 ) A fire breaks out in a dorm at Moi Girls High School in Nairobi. A dorm that...
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Meridians (1 November 2018) 17 (2): 331–337.
Published: 01 November 2018
... larger set of my photographs that were part of a collective exhibition in 2011 in Nairobi, Kenya. The larger exhibition, “Curving the Visual,” consisted of photographs of African women by five African women photographers. “Wambui (portrait of a younger self)” “Wambui (portrait of a younger...
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Meridians (1 November 2018) 17 (2): 383–400.
Published: 01 November 2018
... analysis of social media spaces in Kenya. Her discussion of the sex blog Nairobi Nights , written by a female sex worker in Nairobi, reveals the expectations placed on women and the social consequences for violating these expectations. In “Kaboom Shots,” Gigi Lamayne uses strong, “unladylike” language in...
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Meridians (1 November 2018) 17 (2): 215–218.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Nairobi and like her mother devote herself to the uncompromising pursuit of justice, artistic creation, and scholarship. Thus I admit that when Alicia and Gabeba approached Meridians about guest-editing a special issue on African feminisms, the possibility of obliquely honoring both Dr. Mwangis...
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Meridians (1 November 2018) 17 (2): 219–231.
Published: 01 November 2018
... central and substantively engaged. The third World Conference on Women, which took place in Nairobi in 1985, marked the end of the UN Decade for Women. While African women had been active participants in the previous Mexico City and Copenhagen conferences, this represented the largest gathering of...