Offsite Updates – Spring 2016

The vernal equinox is past, but this spring continues to be a time of awakening and renewal here at The Offing. Longer days are coming – growth and change is all round us, and we’d like to take this opportunity to express deep gratitude for our readers, contributors, and editors, whose inspiring work and continued […]

On the Horizon: Upcoming Releases from Offing Contributors

As The Offing enters its first year anniversary, we have been excited to share our contributors work as we grow and develop community. As we look forward we are excited to highlight the work of our contributors and staff. We are invaluably inspired by both the submissions and the care our editors take in keeping […]

Resources for Sexual Harassers and Abusers

Love is Respect 888-993-3112   Therapist Database   The Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE   Men Stopping Violence (Men of Color centered)   Men Against Violence Against Women   Muslim Men Against Domestic Abuse   NO! The Rape Documentary   Color of Violence: The INCITE! Anthology, eds. INCITE! Women […]

Resources for Survivors of Sexual Harassment and Abuse

The Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE   Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN) Hotline: 800.656.HOPE   U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission   Workplace Standards   Finding a Labor Attorney   Sasha Center   Feminist Organizations   Battered Men   Abuse, Rape, Domestic Violence Resources Center   Therapist […]

What Is Sexual Harassment?

Adapted from an article that originally appeared in the Journal of the American Psychological Association Understanding the Myths MYTH: Sexual harassment is rare. FACT: Sexual harassment is extremely widespread. It touches the lives of 40 to 60 percent of working women, and similar proportions of female students in colleges and universities. MYTH: The seriousness of […]

Guest Editor Profile: Joshua Jennifer Espinoza

Joshua Jennifer Espinoza is a trans woman poet living in California. Her work has been published in The Offing, The Feminist Wire, and variously online. Her first book I’m Alive / It Hurts / I Love It was released by Boost House in 2014. Joshua Jennifer Espinoza, along with TC Tolbert, H. Melt, Cam Awkward-Rich, and […]