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.

The Ace Discourse, viewed from afar

One of the reasons I think The Asexual Agenda has declined in relevance, is that we never really addressed The Discourse. By “The Discourse” I refer to the ongoing flame war that has consumed ace communities on Tumblr. To learn … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: Burnout

The Carnival of Aces for December has been posted on Next Step: Cake.  The theme was “Burnout“.  Please take a look! The next Carnival of Aces is being hosted by Demi and Proud.  The theme for January is “Asexuality as … Continue reading

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A slow-burner

This article was written for the Carnival of Aces, whose theme this month is “Burnout”. I have also cross-posted it to my other blog. I think I might experience burnout differently from the rest of you, and that’s why I’m … Continue reading

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Nominate blogs for the blogroll

I recently updated our blogroll on the sidebar, as well as our 101 resources page. To help us further update the blogroll, please nominate any blogs you would like to see there.  The blogs must have original content about the … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: The Carnival of Aces

The Carnival of Aces for November has been posted on the notes which do not fit.  The theme was “The Carnival of Aces“–yes, a carnival themed on the carnival itself.  Please take a look! The next Carnival of Aces is … Continue reading

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Paper: On the Racialization of Asexuality

I borrowed a copy of Asexualities: Feminist and Queer Perspectives, which is an anthology of scholarly articles published in 2014.  Sennkestra wanted to write summaries of each chapter, but ran out of time, so now I’m doing that.  For the … Continue reading

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Linkspam: November 30th, 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 documented the Ace Discourse from early February 2015. Poly … Continue reading

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