MERYL STREEP CALLS ON HOLLYWOOD TO MAKE MORE FILMS ABOUT WOMEN
Read the story over at The Guardian.
PIXAR’S ‘BRAVE’ CALLS ATTENTION TO FEMALE ROLES ON AND OFF SCREEN
Read the article at Mercury News.
DIRECTOR NANCY SAVOCA A ‘COWGIRL’ IN CINEMA’S WILD WEST
HYSTERIA HITS OVER 150 U.S. CITIES, NEW FILM FROM TANYA WEXLER
ANITA SARKEESIAN’S ‘TROPES VS. WOMEN IN VIDEO GAMES’ REACHES RIDICULOUS NEW LEVELS OF CROWDFUNDING AT $150,000+ WITH A $6,000 GOAL
(Sarkeesian has been the target of severe harassment — including threats of rape and murder — as well as disgusting hacking of her wikipedia page and lewd and hateful comments online as a result of her launching this study and web series. For those stories and details, please google. I’m more interested in sharing and reveling in the greatness of this project and the enormous positive response to it. Unfortunately, I see that most reporters and bloggers are more interested in focusing on the negative response she has received mainly from gamers.)
THE WRITING ROOTS OF A YAMHILL GIRL: ESSAY ON BEVERLY CLEARY
Read this eloquent essay about Cleary’s life and how it helped her form her writing style by clicking here.