My interest in concentrating in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies is often met with puzzled facial expressions, followed by the simple, patronizing question: “But, why?”
I used to love introducing myself and having conversations with new people. But after my first couple of weeks at Harvard, I quickly learned that no one cared.
“No, we don’t wear leaves. No, we don’t live in huts. And no, we don’t swim to school."