Loyola University Maryland

Gender Studies

Resources for Gender and Sexuality Related Research

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Diversity Resources

African American

Black American Feminism: A Multidisciplinary Bibliography
: Compiled by Sherri Barnes, librarian at UC Santa Barbara, this site includes citations from the 19th century to the present on Black American Feminism in a wide array of disciplines. Citations are from professional, scholarly, popular, mainstream and alternative magazines, journals, newspapers, and books.

Asian

South Asian Women's Net: SAWNET (South Asian Women's Net) hosts this forum which includes news, bibliographies, reviews, directories, and links.

Chicana/Latina

Making Face, Making Soul: A Chicana Feminist Homepage
: This site provides information on activism, gay/lesbian topics, literary topics, and much more.

Jewish

Jewish Feminist Resources: A listing of Jewish feminist organizations from Lilith magazine.

Organizations

National Women's Studies Association: Supports and promotes feminist/womanist teaching, learning, and research.

Global and Transnational Women's Activism

The Feminist Majority Foundation: Includes information under several categories, such as a Feminist Research Center, a Feminist University Network, and a Feminist Career Center. 

Discussion Groups /Chat

Women Online World: A gateway to message boards and chat rooms.

WMST-L Discussion Group: an international email forum for discussion of Women's Studies teaching and research. Archives exist going back decades.

H-Women Discussion Network
: moderated electronic forum for discussion of women's history across all eras and regions.

Claremont Colleges List of Listserves

General information and links to more resources—a good place to start.

Partial List of Gender and Sexuality Related Journals

Differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies: A critical forum where the problematic of differences is explored in texts ranging from the literary and the visual to the political and social.

Frontiers: A Journal of Women's Studies
: Broad mix of scholarly work, personal essays, and the arts and to multicultural and interdisciplinary perspectives offered in accessible language.

Gender and Society: Sociology journal examines gender as one of the foundations of every existing social order.

Hypatia: a Journal of Feminist Philosophy: Journal for scholarly research at the intersection of philosophy and women's studies.

Journal of Women's History: Devoted exclusively to the international field of women's history.

Legacy: Journal of American Women Writers: Focuses specifically on American women's writings from the seventeenth through the mid-twentieth century

Feminist Formations the NWSA Journal: Interdisciplinary, multicultural feminist scholarship linking feminist theory with teaching and activism.

Feminist Magazines & Blogs Concerned with Politics and Popular Culture

Conferences and Calls for Papers 

Fellowships & Scholarships

Internship, Volunteer and Employment Possibilities