Writing: essays

Ecology and Feminism


Environmental Effects of U.S. Military Security: Gendered Experiences from the Philippines, South Korea, and Japan
In Gender and Globalization in Asia and the Pacific: Method, practice, theory, edited by Kathy E. Ferguson and Monique Mironesco (Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, 2008: 294-317).  (pdf version)

Ecofeminism and the Chicano Environmental Movement: Bridges Across Gender and Race
In Chicano Culture, Ecology, Politics: Subversive kin, edited by Devon G. Peña (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1998: 177-200).  
(pdf version)

Standing on Solid Ground: Towards a Materialist Ecological Feminism
In Materialist Feminism: A Reader in class, difference, and women’s lives edited by Rosemary Hennessy and Chrys Ingraham (New York: Routledge, 1997: 345-363).  (pdf version)

Women's Peace Activism

When Is War Over? Women’s stories of healing and rebuilding after the war in El Salvador
In Gender, War and Militarism: Feminist perspectives edited by Laura Sjoberg and Sandra Via (Praeger Security Studies, 2010: 169-181). 
(pdf version)

Women Working across Borders for Peace and Genuine Security
In Peace Review: A Journal of Social Justice, 22:2 (April 2010: 164-170)—with Ellen-Rae Cachola, LisaLinda Natividad, and María Reinat Pumarejo.  (pdf version)

Contesting Militarization: Global Perspectives 
In Security Disarmed: Critical perspectives on gender, race and militarization, edited by Barbara Sutton, Sandra Morgen and Julie Novkov (Rutgers University Press, 2008: 30-55).  (pdf version)



Feminism and Militarism — Asia Pacific Region

Resisting U.S. bases in OkinawaForeign Policy in Focus, October 22, 2014—with Ayano Ginoza and Michiko Hase.

Disaster Militarism: Rethinking U.S. relief in the Asia PacificForeign Policy in Focus, March 11, 2014—with Annie Isabel Fukushima, Ayano Ginoza, Michiko Hase, Deborah Lee and Taeva Shefler.

Military Sexual Violence: From frontline to fencelineForeign Policy in Focus, June 17, 2013—with Annie Isabel Fukushima. 

Fortress Guam: Resistance to US military mega-buildup, The Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus Newsletter, May 10, 2010—with LisaLinda Natividad.

Making Connections: Building an East Asia-US Women’s Network Against US Militarism In The Women and War Reader, edited by Jennifer Turpin and Lois A. Lorentsen (New York: New York University Press, 1998: 308-322)—with Margo Okazawa-Rey.  (pdf version)