Author Archives: Siggy

About Siggy

Siggy is an ace activist based in the U.S. He is gay gray-A, and has a Ph.D. in physics. He has another blog where he also talks about math, philosophy, godlessness, and social criticism. His other hobbies include board games and origami.

A brief history of A Carnival of Aces

This month, the theme of the Carnival of Aces is the carnival itself. As someone who has been around since the Carnival started, and who has managed it for most of its lifetime, I’d like to explain its history. It’s … Continue reading

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Linkspam: November 11th, 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 Vesper had a video interview with two activists in Japan: … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: Asexuality and Poetry

The Carnival of Aces for October has been posted on Sketches.  The theme was “Asexuality and Poetry“.  Please take a look! The next Carnival of Aces is being hosted by The Notes Which Do Not Fit.  The theme for November … Continue reading

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Linkspam: October 26th, 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 jotdancing writes about the split attraction model, respectability politics, and … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: Asexuality Before AVEN

The Carnival of Aces for September has been posted on Ace Film Reviews.  The theme was “Asexuality Before AVEN“.  Please take a look! The next Carnival of Aces is being hosted by Sketches.  The theme for October is “Asexuality and … Continue reading

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Asexuality in early radical feminism, Part 2

In the first part of this series, I discussed asexuality in early radical feminism, in the late 60s and early 70s, focusing on two cases: Valerie Solanas, and Cell 16.  We found the word “asexual” being used in unfamiliar ways, … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: Stages of Coming Out

The Carnival of Aces for August has been posted on Demisexual and Proud.  The theme was “Stages of Coming Out“.  Please take a look! The next Carnival of Aces is being hosted by Ace Film Reviews.  The theme for September … Continue reading

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