Log in

Or connect using:

you caught me lingering

Rating position

Name:
Jennifer Gearing
Birthdate:
29 April
Location:
External Services:
Note: I have ground rules for interaction in my journal. Said ground rules, and my 'friending' policy, can be found here.
If you've recently added me and want to let me know, the intro post can be found here.

I'm a queer, fat, feminist able-bodied cis-woman of colour. I live in Brisbane, Australia with my partner, stephendann, after being born in Sydney, moving to Brisbane in 2003 and recently returning after a 3yr (very cold!) stint in Canberra.

I've completed a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Sociology, Applied Ethics and Politics at QUT. I was planning to apply for an Honours program, until my final semester, in which QUT management decided that Universities don't need Arts programs, or Creative Industries needed our funding, or something. After that, I decided I didn't want to continue my studies at a University isn't.

So now I'm working as a Case Manager for a large Workers' Compensation Insurer, which is actually more interesting than it sounds, believe it or not.

I tend to babble about tv shows a bit; though often not very coherently. I dabble around the edges of fandom in a not particularly participatory (for productive forms of participatory) way.
abstract thought, academia, activism, alias, animation, anti-imperialism, applied ethics, babylon 5, battlestar galactica, body image, books, brisbane, case management, cats, change, comedy, comics, computers, cooking, critical race theory, critical theory, critical whiteness studies, cultural theory, dance, deadwood, doctor who, doug anthony allstars, drawing, education, embodiment, empathy, equality, ethics, eureka, existentialism, fandom, fanfiction, fantasy, fat acceptance, feminism, feminist science fiction, fiction, film, flying spaghetti monster, free education, gender, gender theory, genderbending, global justice, goth clubs, graphic novels, grass-roots activism, herbs, history, house md, human identity, icons, identity, identity construction, independent film, internet, intersectionality, kittens, knitting, law & order, liberalism, literature, majick, meta, modernism, monkeys, movies, multiculturalism, music, musicals, mythology, nihilism, non-fiction, numb3rs, nutbaria, online comics, otherness, paganism, painting, pansexuality, phenomenology, philosophy, pluralism, political theory, politics, polyamory, postcolonial theory, postmodernism, psychology, queer, race relations, radical women of color, radicalism, reading, research, satire, sci fi, sci-fi, science fiction, scotland, scottish accents, sexuality, social equality, social interaction, social justice, social research, social sciences, sociology, stargate atlantis, stargate sg-1, studio 60, tarot, tattoos, television, the 4400, theatre, theology, tigger, tori amos, workers compensation, writing

Rating position

Statistics

Welcome to the new LiveJournal

Some changes have been made to LiveJournal, and we hope you enjoy them! As we continue to improve the site on a daily basis to make your experience here better and faster, we would greatly appreciate your feedback about these changes. Please let us know what we can do for you!

Send feedback

Switch back to old version

LiveJournal Feedback

See a bug? Let us know! Here you can also share your thoughts and ideas about updates to LiveJournal

Your request has been filed. You can track the progress of your request at:
If you have any other questions or comments, you can add them to that request at any time.

Send another report Close feedback form

If you're a LiveJournal user, you will be logged in after submitting your request.

(optional, if you're a LiveJournal user only)

(optional, if you're a LiveJournal user only)

(not shown to the public)

If you have a billing inquiry, please go here to submit your question.

Provide a link to the page where you are experiencing the error

Do not include any sensitive information, such as your password or phone number. No HTML allowed.

If you can't pass the human test, email your inquiry to: support@livejournal.com

Welcome to LiveJournal

Create an account