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feminism Tag Archive

The female remake: cash grabbing scheme or feminist statement?

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Harriet Metcalfe takes a look at the female remakes of established franchises, asking whether this is an effective way of diversifying the film industry. ...

Interview: the creator of Women’s Writes

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Sophie Wilson talks feminism, literature and business with former Newcastle University student Sophie McDermott. ...

The daily Covid-19 update: should more women be on our screens?

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Sophie Wilson discusses the lack of female ministers following controversial statements made by Liz Truss....

Misogynist abuse sent to author of new feminist book

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Sophie Wilson addresses the controversy surrounding Dr. Jessica Taylor's feminist book and the online abuse which the author has endured. ...

ArtActivistBarbie highlights gender inequality in art world

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Sophie Wilson discusses how Barbie dolls are being used for feminist political protest in the art world. ...

Sport and makeup – yay or nay?

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Rebecca Johnson tackles the taboo of women wearing make-up in sport...

What does Weinstein’s conviction mean for the #MeToo movement?

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Em Richardson discusses the effects of disgraced former film producer's convictions for both rape and sexual assault....

Pioneering feminists in the arts: Beatrix Potter

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Beth Robson shares her most admired pioneering women in the arts; Beatrix Potter....

Is #MeToo a Sex Panic?

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A new book by JoAnn Wypijewski seeks to unpack the nuances of the #MeToo movement What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About #MeToo: Essays on Sex, Authority and the Mess of...

The UCU strikes: why Newcastle University has a problem

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Ella McCaffrey on the gender pay gap, and why our lecturers refused to teach...