Hollywood’s Diversity Problem Leaves Latinas Erased and Stereotyped

As we challenge the film industry’s sexism, we need to do more to center one of the often underrepresented and misrepresented communities of women in the industry: Latinas.

Trapped Again

The new documentary “Trapped” gives the viewer ‘front row’ insights on how TRAP laws operate to deny women their reproductive rights by forcing many clinics to close.

22 Films Celebrating Complex Women Brought To You by the Bluestocking Film Series

These films depict more authentic reflections of complex female characters—characters that are just as heroic, interesting, and flawed as their male counterparts.

Jessica Valenti’s “Sex Object” Doesn’t Sugar-Coat Sexism

Blending personal stories with feminist critique, Valenti’s work has the reader nodding their head and laughing, shocked and yet comforted by the recognition and depiction of the difficulty of growing up female in a world that hasn’t quite accepted the power and worth of women.

Re-Visioning Rich

Remembering and honoring Adrienne Rich’s journey is simultaneously a means of recovering and engaging with our recent feminist past.

Q&A: Mushkin Goldman’s Art Exhibition “Smile!” is Taking on the Catcall

I spoke with Mushkin Goldman on her motivation to curate “Smile!,” a vibrant, multigenerational all-women art exhibition on catcalling, gender performance and objectification of women.

“Love and Friendship” and the Enduring Appeal of Jane Austen

With new and delightfully surprising film adaptations like “Love and Friendship” and the unwavering idiosyncrasies of human nature, Austen shows no sign of slowing down in popularity or reach.

Melanie Martinez is Telling Teen Girls a New Story

Millions of girls now know her musical story of increasing confidence by heart—and see themselves reflected in it.

50 Years Later, Sister Corita’s Political Pop Art is Relevant As Ever

Sister Corita Kent is a Pop Art pioneer too often erased from the annals of modern art history. Now, she’s taking center stage.

Women in Hollywood Are Still Waiting for Progress

The growing call for an end to sexism in Hollywood—and even federal investigations—haven’t led to much progress.