~Cori Schumacher: State of Flux~

~Cori Schumacher: State of Flux~

Thursday

17

April 2014

1

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I Stand with Otis Carey

Written by , Posted in Deconstructing Surfing, Media Literacy, Surfing

Otis Carey

Ignorance and blindness are the foundations upon which racism is built. Plenty more houses are built upon ignorance and blindness, like sexism and homophobia. Perhaps one of the most misunderstood aspects of racism, sexism and homophobia is that cruel intentions are not a requirement for racist, sexist or homophobic acts to be perpetrated. In addition, […]

Tuesday

8

April 2014

2

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Tuesday

1

April 2014

5

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Monday

24

March 2014

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Official Selections of the SD Surf Film Festival 2014

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This year was easily the most difficult year to choose a limited number of films for the SDSFF. Filmmakers are stepping up their game, weaving stories and cinematography with excellent surfing in mind blowing ways. Keep up the good work, folks! You are such an inspiration! Really looking forward to the film festival May 7-10th. […]

Wednesday

19

March 2014

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And what of the current state of women’s pro surfing?

Written by , Posted in Deconstructing Surfing, Feminism, History, Surfing

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“It’s time to take women’s competitive surfing to the next level.” These words have been echoing through the halls of women’s surfing since pro surfing began in earnest in 1976. Then, only 20% of the total prize purse for competitions was allocated to female competitive surfers. With the exponential growth in participation and interest in […]

Wednesday

19

March 2014

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Those I have loved

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Those I have loved you, men and women, the salt and kelp tides tasted, if I set about illuminating your treasures, I would soon find myself bankrupt. Giving up such things is an act of treason, in memory, in recollection, in heart you labyrinth of lovers, those swept in the wake of such a hurricane. […]

Tuesday

11

March 2014

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Of oceans, labyrinths, and poems

Written by , Posted in poetry

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Any fool can get into an ocean But it takes a Goddess To get out of one. What’s true of oceans is true, of course, Of labyrinths and poems. When you start swimming Through riptide of rhythms and the metaphor’s seaweed You need to be a good swimmer or a born Goddess To get back […]

Friday

7

March 2014

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When Surfing Opened It’s Heart…

Written by , Posted in Gay, poetry, Queer Theory, Surfing

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…to gay surfers. Love what has harmed, transform the darkness, learn to ride what seeks to conform and distort. Not victims of any past, but scholars of influence for the bravery of those future tense. For you. For your unutterable secrets. Souls grown strong in the harmony of surrender, not to a “them” but to […]