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Ostensive definitions for queer experiences

I’ve written many articles for various blogs, and there are a few that I chose not to publish on The Asexual Agenda because they seemed a bit off-topic, but which I now wish had published here. I’m going to slowly … Continue reading

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Journal Club: Asexuality and the autism spectrum

This month, the ace journal club discussed “Brief Report: Asexuality and Young Women on the Autism Spectrum”, by Hillary H. Bush, Lindsey W. Williams, and Eva Mendes (2020). https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10803-020-04565-6 (requires journal access) The journal club meets once a month on … Continue reading

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Autochorissexual: A sesquipedalian examination

Asexual, gray-A, and demisexual are three “canonical” groups of the ace spectrum, the three categories that get mentioned when you want to enumerate the kinds of aces. But that’s not really all there is to it. There are numerous other … Continue reading

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Journal Club: Alcohol and asexuality

This month, the ace journal club discussed “Understanding Alcohol and Tobacco Consumption in Asexual Samples: A Mixed‑Methods Approach”, by Caroline Bauer, Sasha L. Kaye, and Lori A. Brotto (2020). https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31863316/ (Publicly accessible on academia.edu with account) The journal club meets … Continue reading

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The sexual recession: An ace perspective

I’ve written many articles for various blogs, and there are a few that I published elsewhere that I wish I had also published on The Asexual Agenda. I’m going to slowly repost these here.  This article was published in 2018, … Continue reading

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Journal Club: Incels and compulsory sexuality

This month, the ace journal club discussed “Incels, Compulsory Sexuality, and Fascist Masculinity”, by Casey Ryan Kelly and Chase Aunspach (2020). Publicly accessible on archive.org (pdf version). The journal club meets once a month on Discord, using text or voice … Continue reading

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Consent as a felt sense

I’ve written many articles for various blogs, and there are a few that I published elsewhere that I wish I had also published on The Asexual Agenda. I’m going to slowly repost these here, starting with the most popularly demanded … Continue reading

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Carnival of Aces: Call for hosts

You may have noticed that the Carnival of Aces disappeared in the last two months.  This is because there were no submissions to the December carnival, and no hosts for January.  So the Carnival was on hiatus. The Carnival of … Continue reading

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Journal Club: Asexuality in the Library of Congress Subject Headings

This month, the ace journal club discussed “‘There was Sex but no Sexuality:’ Critical Cataloging and the classification of asexuality in LCSH” by Brian Watson (2020). https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/01639374.2020.1796876 (requires journal access) The journal club meets once a month on Discord, using … Continue reading

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Journal Club: Asexuality and Sexual Disinterest

This month, the ace journal club discussed “What Does Asexuality Teach Us About Sexual Disinterest? Recommendations for Health Professionals Based on a Qualitative Study With Asexually Identified People” by Kristina Gupta (2017). https://doi.org/10.1080/0092623x.2015.1113593 (requires journal access) The journal club meets … Continue reading

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