Tag Archives: Shira Tarrant

#yesallwomen Explained

The latest edition of Life Elsewhere began with a conversation about #yesallwomen and the backlash against women speaking out about the pervasiveness of violence against women. Our guests were Audrey Bilger,author, professor of literature and gender studies and Faculty Director of the Center for Writing & Public Discourse at Claremont McKenna College and Shira Tarrant, author, professor & social critic, political scientist and associate

Read more

The Perverted Podcast

The Perverted edition of Life Elsewhere is now available for download here. With former academic in psychology, Jesse Bering who talks about his latest book, Perv: The Sexual Deviant In All Of Us and how the word “Pervert” has changed from it’s original meaning. Also, Dr. Shira Tarrant, associate professor in Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies talks about sex education and misinformation on sexual matters.

Read more