GAZE is our women’s column by Irena Ioannou.

Also an accomplished poet, Irena uses this sensibility in her writing to subvert the way we see the world as well as giving us her perspective on being a woman in our modern world.

Irena Ioannou writes from Crete, Greece and her work has recently appeared or is forthcoming in Betty Fedora, Flash: The International Short-Short Story Magazine, Mortar, OTV, and elsewhere. She is a mother of four.

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Irena Ioannou on going against our parental instinct to protect and teaching our children to fly (in real life)

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Irena Ioannou on UFO denial, government rebranding, and why we need to start talking about aliens

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Irena Ioannou on parenting an athletic child and how to recognize a bad coach

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Irena Ioannou on women astronauts and the question of gender politics in space exploration

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Irena Ioannou on society’s role in the abuse and violence against women and the move to change it

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Irena Ioannou on wanting more beyond the glass ceiling and access to power for gender equality

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Irena Ioannou on science, religion and the afterlife, and the freedom of debate

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Irena Ioannou on the right-wing push in parts of Europe to force through shared custody legislation

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Irena Ioannou on the case that broke the silence on sexual assault in Greece and the power of solidarity

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Irena Ioannou on how 2020 as a year of ground-breaking scientific discovery

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Irena Ioannou on debunking the job myths in tabloid headlines and fighting instead for a more equality society for workers

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Irena Ioannou on history of witchcraft and the oppression of women and the reproductive rights movement in Poland

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