Do you know about the “citation gap” or the “baby penalty” that women experience in higher education?
Academia has historically been a boys’ club – a white, wealthy boys’ club. So what does that mean for the rest of us?
Here’s Celia Edell with an explanation of exactly how sexism shows up in colleges and universities. Can you relate to any of these issues?
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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Celia Edell is a Contributing Vlogger for Everyday Feminism, a freelance writer, and feminist philosopher. She holds a Masters degree in Philosophy from the University of Sheffield in England and is currently doing her PhD in Philosophy at McGill University in Montreal. Her interests include critical race theory, mental health awareness, and bad made-for-TV movies. She tweets and blogs under the name @ceedling. Watch her videos here.