Linkspam: December 7th, 2018

Every Friday, we will share links to news, blogs, and anything else we find interesting.  We can’t catch everything, so you are invited to self-promote in the comments!

Ace Blogging

Nextstepcake posted updates about the marketing of the supposedly libido-boosting pill Addyi and the potential impact on aces.

Mycroft shares their observations of how “exclusionists” attacks have driven down asexual community activity on tumblr over the years.

The Ace Community Survey has an article explaining the CDC’s categories of sexual violence.

Ace Community Activity

The submission roundup has been posted for the November Carnival of Aces, on the topic of “Carnival of Aces”.

News & Outreach

Kristina Gupta has published a new research paper on asexuality and gender (paywalled).

Ianna Hawkins Owens published a new paper about  the Mammy and black asexual possibility.

Smangaliso Simelane has released an essay reviewing asexual representation in young adult novels Clariel and Quicksilver.

The Scottish Queer International Film Festival will feature an asexual reading of The Wizard of Oz, inspired by this 2007 AVEN post.

Tumblr is banning adult contentio9 and the Washington Post discuss the impact on fan communities.

Calls for Participants/Submissions

The Asexual Agenda is looking for blog roll recommendations.

The December 2018 Carnival of Aces is looking for submissions on the theme “Burnout”.

The Aro/Ace Collective Zine is looking for brief comic-style submissions for the theme “Awareness”

About Sennkestra

I'm an aro ace and a bit of an [a]sexuality nerd; an officer worker by day and an ace community organizer and activist by night. When I'm not reading stuff on the internet I like to cook fancy food, watch anime, and make arts and crafts projects.
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1 Response to Linkspam: December 7th, 2018

  1. Blue Ice-Tea says:

    Just wanted to say that the Simelane article is great!

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