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Who Killed the World? – The Complicated Feminism of Mad Max: Fury Road

Thank you, MRAs, for exposing me to Mad Max: Fury Road, a fantastic film that spoke to me on such a visceral level. This ... [ more ]

Thank you, MRAs, for exposing me to Mad Max: Fury Road, a fantastic film ... [ more ]

Thank you, MRAs, for exposing me to Mad Max: Fury Road, a fantastic film that spoke to me on ... [ more ]

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Theatre: Who Got the Spoils That Night?

We often trace misogyny and sexism in far-reaching media like books and movies, but more short-range events like plays can, unfortunately, fly stealth under ... [ more ]

We often trace misogyny and sexism in far-reaching media like books and movies, but ... [ more ]

We often trace misogyny and sexism in far-reaching media like books and movies, but more short-range events like plays ... [ more ]

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The Spice Girls Were My Riot Grrrl Lite

As a kid in the 90s, anything related to the Spice Girls was pure bliss. The fact that boys and adults didn’t really seem ... [ more ]

As a kid in the 90s, anything related to the Spice Girls was pure ... [ more ]

As a kid in the 90s, anything related to the Spice Girls was pure bliss. The fact that boys ... [ more ]

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Everything Wrong with Avengers: Age of Ultron in One Line

I was primed for a rape joke in Avengers: Age of Ultron, but I wasn’t prepared for how this one sloppy reference would serve ... [ more ]

I was primed for a rape joke in Avengers: Age of Ultron, but I ... [ more ]

I was primed for a rape joke in Avengers: Age of Ultron, but I wasn’t prepared for how this ... [ more ]

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Catch She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry at DOXA

She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry, the new documentary about the women who founded the feminist movement in the United States from 1966 to 1971, has ... [ more ]

She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry, the new documentary about the women who founded the ... [ more ]

She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry, the new documentary about the women who founded the feminist movement in the United States ... [ more ]

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Hot Docs Ticket Giveaway

Hot Docs, North America’s largest documentary film festival, is coming up from April 23 to May 3 in Toronto. Over 200 documentaries will be screened, ... [ more ]

Hot Docs, North America’s largest documentary film festival, is coming up from April 23 to ... [ more ]

Hot Docs, North America’s largest documentary film festival, is coming up from April 23 to May 3 in Toronto. Over ... [ more ]