The Trouble with Mary Jane's Gender
Humboldt Journal of Social Relations
This essay explores some of the gendered dimensions of contemporary cannabis politics and culture from the perspective of a long-time sexuality and gender scholar recently migrated into the world of drug policy reform, My essay suggests that inattention to gendered stereotypes and inequalities creates obstacles to women's full participation in drug policy reform and complicates efforts to end marijuana prohibition in the U.S.
Chapkis, W. (2013). Current Perspectives on Marijuana and Society. Humboldt Journal of Social Relations, 35, pp. 71-88.