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Artist Yetunde Sapp Uses Painting As An Artform To Empower Women & Their Purpose

Artist Yetunde Sapp Uses Painting As An Artform To Empower Women & Their Purpose

By Taylor Jones Yetunde Sapp’s introduction to art started with an unsuspecting beginning. Before she began preschool her father would give her small instructionals while her mother was at work. […]

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Daughter Of A Death Investigator On How Bodies In Her Basement Shaped Her Hollywood Writing Career

Daughter Of A Death Investigator On How Bodies In Her Basement Shaped Her Hollywood Writing Career

By Jennifer Graeser Dornbush Long before American television was saturated with CSI and Forensic Files, I was living my own weekly CSI adventure with my family in northern Michigan. My […]

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Debut Novelist Rita Dragonette Writes Female-Focused, Coming-Of-Age Vietnam-Era Story

Debut Novelist Rita Dragonette Writes Female-Focused, Coming-Of-Age Vietnam-Era Story

The following excerpt, titled ‘At The Smithsonian’, is an excerpt from Rita Dragonette’s debut novel ‘The Fourteenth Of September’, available for purchase on September 18, 2018. She was glad to […]

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New Exhibit ‘Defining Form’ Explores Themes Of Feminism, Gender Identity & Politics Through Art

New Exhibit ‘Defining Form’ Explores Themes Of Feminism, Gender Identity & Politics Through Art

There is so much going on in the country right now politically, it can be hard to keep track of the onslaught of terrible news and figure out a way […]

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Print Publication ‘Salty At Heart’ Feat. Female Change-Makers Working For Equality & Sustainability

Print Publication ‘Salty At Heart’ Feat. Female Change-Makers Working For Equality & Sustainability

In a world where we find ourselves increasingly retreating to tribal media spaces, in a culture dominated right now by loud, divisive political narratives, finding a print publication like Salty […]

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Female Authors Dominate The Crime & Mystery Genres But Aren’t Being Given Enough Recognition

Female Authors Dominate The Crime & Mystery Genres But Aren’t Being Given Enough Recognition

By Elena Hartwell Women make great killers. At least in fiction. Female crime writers have graced many New York Times’ Best Seller lists, not to mention the silver screen. From […]

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‘Feminist Baby’ Finds Her Voice In Author Loryn Brantz’s Follow-Up To Her Viral Children’s Book

‘Feminist Baby’ Finds Her Voice In Author Loryn Brantz’s Follow-Up To Her Viral Children’s Book

Whether she is smashing the patriarchy or punching nazi’s, author Loryn Brantz‘s badass little character she created in her now-viral book ‘Feminist Baby’ is nothing short of a one-woman revolution. […]

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Seven Modern Books Featuring Strong Female Characters To Add To Your Reading List

Seven Modern Books Featuring Strong Female Characters To Add To Your Reading List

By Leona Henryson In a lot of popular literature, male characters are stereotypically written as the hero, the ones who take up the most space throughout the story, and are […]

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Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

In an era of #MeToo, and the ensuing conversations, author Heather Martin’s new novel ‘Fuchsia Parade: One Woman’s Quest For Sex, Love and Redemption’ reads like a story that could […]

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New Photo Series Highlights Experiences Of African-Americans On Route 66 During The Jim Crow Era

New Photo Series Highlights Experiences Of African-Americans On Route 66 During The Jim Crow Era

By Estefani Alarcon It all started when Ashley was younger; she loved to create picture books and enjoyed writing stories to go along with them. At that time, she was […]

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Get Familiar With The Women Behind The ‘My Favorite Murder’ Podcast Series

Get Familiar With The Women Behind The ‘My Favorite Murder’ Podcast Series

By Chelsy Ranard If you’re a “murderino,” then you know this podcast and these women all too well. The fans of the ‘My Favorite Murder’ podcast have coined the term […]

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Badass Arab Comic Series Smashing The Patriarchy By Giving Pop Art Images A Feminist Update

Badass Arab Comic Series Smashing The Patriarchy By Giving Pop Art Images A Feminist Update

We love a good patriarchy-smashing project, especially when it involves art and can infiltrate social subconsciousness in a unique way. We came across this awesome illustration series on Stepfeed.com, which […]