Feminist Poetry: The Researcher's Loom
Keywords:feminism, feminist research, social work, activism, women’s liberation
This particular poem was inspired by the ways in which feminist researchers weave together thoughts and the concepts of others to create new and advancing ideas on research. As a feminist scholar and social work activist, I found these ideals to reach far beyond the paper, encompassing the greater movement of women’s liberation. I find that writing is a form of liberation that—through the sharing of stories of other women, particularly those who have come before us—aims to set us all free.
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NARRATIVES OF PROFESSIONAL HELPING
Cleveland State University
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