Of Intersectionality and our Future

Different diversities I am a pale, heterosexual, baptized male (even if not a believer, the same as my whole family), I was born and I live in Northern Italy, not far from Milan, and I have a master’s degree. All this to say that I have never encountered major difficulties in my life, especially taking into account these characteristics, which undoubtedly can facilitate a person’s … Continue reading Of Intersectionality and our Future

The Hypocrisy of Society in the Matter of Cultural Appropriation

Cultural appropriation is a term which has been used since the 70s when “[e]thnic elements began to enter the high fashion” (Laver 268) but it has gained more popularity for the last decade with the help of internet and social media. However, contrary to the popular belief, the term is not a negative one in itself. The negativity of the term depends on which condition … Continue reading The Hypocrisy of Society in the Matter of Cultural Appropriation