Monthly Archives: September 2020

Journal Club: Asexuality and Disability

Last month, the ace journal club discussed “Asexuality and Disability: Mutual Negation in Adams v Rice and New Directions for Coalition Building” by Kristina Gupta, Chapter 13 of Asexualities: Feminist and Queer Perspectives, edited by KJ Cerankowski and Megan Milks … Continue reading

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Linkspam: September 25th, 2020

On Fridays, 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 redbeardace posted notes on the August TAAAP chat on sex … Continue reading

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The allo aro intersection matters

Last month, there was an incident where a prominent ace blogger very publicly questioned whether “allo aro” should be seen as an empowering label. This caused a furor among aro bloggers, and even the author deleted the post because they … Continue reading

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Interview with Angela Chen, Author of “Ace: What Asexuality Reveals about Desire, Society, and the Meaning of Sex”

We speak to author Angela Chen about what it was like to write a book about asexuality, and what she learned in the process. Continue reading

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Linkspam: September 11th, 2020

On Fridays, 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 Coyote explained why they don’t use “aspec”.  Later, Coyote explained … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: What Are You Hoping to Get Out of the Ace Community?

The Carnival of Aces for August has been posted on A Cubed.  The theme was “What are you Hoping to get out of the Ace Community?”.  Please take a look! The next Carnival of Aces is being hosted by Constance … Continue reading

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Journal Club: Growing into Asexuality

Last month, the ace journal club discussed “Growing into Asexuality: The Queer Erotics of Childhood”, Chapter 3 of Asexual Erotics: Intimate Readings of Compulsory Sexuality by Ela Przybylo (2019). You can access a copy of this book here.  Our discussion notes … Continue reading

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Increasing Accessibility Part 1: Virtual Meetups

This is a post for the August 2020 Carnival of Aces. It is cross-posted to Prismatic Entanglements. What am I hoping to get out of the ace community? In a word, accessibility. I mean that in a broad sense: accessibility … Continue reading

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