Lydia Towsey: how I discovered the Venus in me
From Botticelli to glossy magazines, women have been idealised and misrepresented for centuries. Performance poet Lydia Towsey reveals how her own near-fatal eating disorder set her on a path to explore new ways of looking at female bodiesBotticelli’s painting of the Birth of Venus was the fir... [Read More]
Michelle Wolf offers a female perspective on Kim Kardashian, catcalling, and body image on ‘Late Night’
Seth Meyers may be the host over at Late Night, but sometimes it’s better to hear a female perspective about topical subjects. LNSM writer and comedian Michelle Wolf joined Meyers on set to deliver her take on trending topics such as Kim Kardashian’s Paper cover shoot, body image, and ca... [Read More]
Amy Schumer’s Women’s Gloria Awards and Gala speech inspiring
Amy Schumer, one of the most popular comedians today, took a brief break from perpetual punch lines and gave an intense, inspirational speech at the Ms. Foundation for Women’s Gloria Awards and Gala. Schumer joined Chelsea Handler and Gabourey Sidibe at the New York City event on May 1 that d... [Read More]