Presentation on theme: "There is no such thing as a one- dimensional child or adult…let’s do everyday inter-sectionality? Rowena Arshad October 2 nd 2014."— Presentation transcript:
There is no such thing as a one- dimensional child or adult…let’s do everyday inter-sectionality? Rowena Arshad October 2 nd 2014
Recognising ‘differences’ “I mean to be honest, I don't classify children by language or race or religion. I just accept the children as they are and we don't enquire closely into what nationality, what religion and so on and that's true of the white population as well... I think our strength is that we treat them the same” Teacher, Secondary
Calum - aged 18 months
Treating everyone the same To ensure fair selection… Your test today is to climb that tree. Image from: generourban.blogspot.com/ 2008/09/gender-mains...
Speaking up https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GTvU7uUgjUI
What causes discomfort?
Aimee Carillo Rowe (2008:23) A series of questions ensue that seek to move us in the direction of each other—a direction in which we are already moving. Carrillo Rowe, Aimee Power Lines: On the Subject of Feminist Alliances. Durham and London: Duke University Press