Posts Tagged: alex mar
Aside from a few shared scribbles of genetic code, it is difficult to say exactly what keeps us tethered to our distant ancestors. Over at Oxford American, Alex Mar thinks through the implications of incorporating these stories into our personal narratives as she confronts the terrible deeds of her oft-claimed ancestor—the conquistador, Ponce de León....more
In Paganism, there is a belief that of course, women should play important roles in their religious communities.
“Anyone would talk to my mother and divulge whatever important personal things.”
“I think it’s great when people go to school. I think I’ve always known that I was never going to follow that clear of a path.”
“In Europe there are more platforms for documentaries than in the United States.”
Check it out in Rumpus Radio....more