Gender Roles in the Time of COVID-19

Gender Roles in the Time of COVID-19

Michelle Morkert covid-19, gender, gender norms, gender roles

In this blog, we talk regularly about the way gender roles operate in the world and especially in the United States.  We get curious about what’s going on and we wonder about the causal impacts.  We engage with a wide range of folks who hold diverse opinions about all sorts of topics.  The current COVID-19 pandemic offers another opportunity for …

Stubborn Sophie

Stubborn Sophie

Michelle Morkert courage, covid-19, decisions, self-care

I walked into my home work space today and found my 12 year old cat, Sophie, sitting on the keyboard of my laptop.  She saw me walk into the room.  She watched me watch her.  She met my eyes and stared right back at me calmly.   Sophie was not going to budge.  She did not budge.   This cat …