feminism

 
​But why are their boobs out?
​But why are their boobs out?
1In 1982, the South African painter Marlene Dumas produced a collage titled Three Women and Me —...
Black Portraiture[s] III: Reinventions: Strains of Histories and Cultures
Black Portraiture[s] III: Reinventions: Strains of Histories and Cultures
Deborah Willis (chair, department of photography and imaging, Tisch/SCA and NYU), Cheryl Finley (director, visual studies, Cornell University),...
US vote: Better a liar than a woman
US vote: Better a liar than a woman
"President Trump.” I’ve been murmuring those words to myself. Rolling them on my tongue. Trying to assess their meaning. I still can’t fully...
Becoming a woman and learning how to love, respect and take care of her
Becoming a woman and learning how to love, respect and take care of her
As someone who spends a good deal of her time writing about her lived experiences, I do a fair bit of thinking about subjects like gender,...
I wear a headscarf and I don't need to be saved from anything — except white feminism
I wear a headscarf and I don't need to be saved from anything — except white feminism
For the longest time growing up, I eschewed the word “feminism”. It’s not that I disdained a conscious advocacy of the rights of women as the...
​How folktales grown in new soil can paint a less Grimm picture for our dancing girls
​How folktales grown in new soil can paint a less Grimm picture for our dancing girls
BODY LANGUAGEIn the Grimm brothers’ fairy tale of the 12 dancing princesses, a worried king sets the princes of his kingdom a challenge: to...
Feminism has always been African
Feminism has always been African
The most overused argument against feminism in the African context is often rooted in saying that it is “unAfrican”, but the beauty of feminism...
Jesus is a feminist - and so am I
Jesus is a feminist - and so am I
The very basis of my feminism is deeply rooted in my faith. To expect me to divorce one from the other is to ask me to be neither. This journey of...
The Kardashian konundrum
The Kardashian konundrum
Kim Kardashian a feminist icon? Writers Alex van Tonder and Milisuthando Bongel analyse the meaning of Kim K the...
Beyond Beyoncé: Politics of a pop-culture icon
Beyond Beyoncé: Politics of a pop-culture icon
She is the artist who has launched a thousand thinkpieces. Everything that Beyoncé does is extensively critiqued. Her songs and their accompanying...
She Shreds: Guitar magazine smashes women stereotypes
She Shreds: Guitar magazine smashes women stereotypes
She Shreds is working to change the idea that technical guitar playing is somehow the preserve of a certain type of man. The three-year-old...

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