Persephone Pioneers

Persephone Pioneers: Melissa Petro

Melissa Petro is a researcher, a writer, an educator – a person with years of experience underneath her belt and two master’s degrees to prove it. Yet, many might only be willing to write her off as just one thing – “the hooker teacher.”  Petro’s work about her experiences as a former sex worker finally […]


Unpacking Feminism’s Backpack

As a note, I will be using “we” in this essay. It’s difficult because “we” is not easily defined and I am not an authority. “We” will always be more complex than words can cover. “We” always lacks in various representation and “we” does not always cover “we.” I will use it in reference to […]