SPEW #10:  Super Peculiar and Extra Wonky

SPEW #10: Super Peculiar and Extra Wonky

Jesi and Shelby break down the themes of the podcast: feminism and nerd culture. We also discuss the announced Spiderman reboot and the continued online harassment of Leslie Jones. Special Announcement: SPEW is looking for models for a top secret project! We need cis...
Round Table Rebellion, E2: Schrodinger’s Racist

Round Table Rebellion, E2: Schrodinger’s Racist

In Round Table Rebellion: E2, Schrodinger’s Racist, host Angela Page invited LYR members Neece McCoy, Joi Dupler, and Shelby Elmore (of the SPEW podcast) to discuss the nuances of being a feminist in the American south. The phrase southern feminist might sound...
Diagnose Me: Autism is a Feminist Issue

Diagnose Me: Autism is a Feminist Issue

Maybe you’re wondering why Autism is a feminist issue. Maybe you’ve got a general idea. Either way, I’m hoping something in my writing will teach you something new. If I’m lucky, maybe I’ll even teach you something about yourself. Hi. *Waves and smiles.* I’m 27 years...
Why Chrissie Hynde Is Wrong About Modern Day Feminism

Why Chrissie Hynde Is Wrong About Modern Day Feminism

Chrissie Hynde, the lead singer of rock band, The Pretenders, is no stranger to controversy. As an animal rights and environmental activist, she isn’t unfamiliar with sharing what’s on her mind and ruffling some feathers. As recently as August however, Hynde has been...