Oppressed Roma Women In Europe

This excellent essay from Tiger Beatdown discusses the human rights violations specifically suffered by Roma (Gypsy) women all over Europe. It’s a thought-provoking read about the intersections of gender and ethnic stereotypes, which sadly persist even today.

Follow us on Twitter @mysexprofessor. Follow Jeana, the author of this post, @foxyfolklorist.

About Jeana

Jeana

Jeana Jorgensen, PhD recently completed her doctoral degree in folklore and gender studies at Indiana University. She studies fairy tales and other narratives, dance, body art, feminist theory, digital humanities, and gender identity.