“BANG! is a magazine created by and for femme and female-identifying individuals of college age, dedicated to providing a wide range of information about sex and sexuality. Among other things, BANG! seeks to sexually eduate, raise awareness about sexuality and consensual sex, and showcase the related work of feminist educators and activists, with the […]

The #FemSTEMSymposium

The #FemSTEMSymposium is a collaboration between me and Dr. Andrea Bruder (Associate Dean of the Faculty and Associate Professor of Math and Computer Science at Colorado College) designed to illustrate how the interdisciplinary study of power and inequity necessitates pedagogical and scholarly collaboration among intellectuals in myriad fields within and outside of the academy, not […]


PataguCCi: Paying Up to Dress Down at CC

This video, written and produced by Nan Elpers, Jess Keniston, Jordan Meltzer, and Mia Simon during the First-Year Experience (FYE) section of FG110 Introduction to Feminist & Gender Studies at Colorado College during Block 1 2016, explores the relationship between clothing, class, and college. **********

White Roses, White Women: Kesha, #timesup, and Critical Race Feminism

By Nan Elpers At the 2018 Grammy Awards ceremony last week, American singer-songwriter Kesha honored the #timesup Twitter campaign against sexual assault in the popular music and TV industries, performing her standard “Praying.” The song debuted in July of 2017, commemorating Kesha’s years-long legal battle against Sony producer Dr. Luke who allegedly sexually abused her […]