Apr 242012
 

Details of next session…

Date: Thursday 10th May
Time: 7.30pm
Location: 62 Marchmont road, Edinburgh
Researcher: Arielle
Debate: POLYAMORY
Readings:

1) Wendy-O-Matik’s Redefining our Relationships (Attached) Read the chapters on Why an Alternative Relationship, Intimacy, Open Relationships, Misconceptions, Life as Options, and In Summary.
2) Polyamory: Barriers to Entry, Part 2: Kitchen Table Deconstruction (A look at gender relations within heterosexual polyamory)-http://www.anarchapistemology.net/archives/222#more-222
3) If someone has a copy of the Ethical Slut that they can bring to the discussion we can discuss the idea of the starvation economy (or whatever else people want to discuss from that book). Ditto for the book Opening Up.
Additional, for fun:
4) Dan Savage’s Column on the Monogamish (not really a fan of his work but this column is about successful non monogamous relationships and deserves a look)– http://www.thestranger.com/seattle/SavageLove?oid=11412386
Apr 092012
 

The next between the linesĀ  meeting after the Easter break will be Thursday 19th April.
Where? 62 Marchmont road
Time: 7.30 pm
The meetings will carry on happening fortnightly (every second) Thursday.

The next topic is “Vegetarianism and feminism”, introduced by Lemor.

Readings areĀ  the sections entitled “Virility, meat eating, and the politics of meat” and”The absent referent”, from the arcticle “Why feminist-vegan now?” by Carol J. Adams (in the journal “Feminism and Psychology” available here

http://ethik.univie.ac.at/fileadmin/user_upload/inst_ethik_wiss_dialog/Adams__C._2010._Why_fem_vegan_in_femin_-pscho_302.full.pdf