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by Tres Pittman
on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 9:12am
When asked about the difficulties of breaking into the fraternity of Kerouac and Ginsberg as a woman, Diane di Prima took almost no time to formulate an answer, matter-of-factly declaring, “I wasn’t...
by Adrienne Rose Johnson
on Monday, February 3, 2014 - 9:30pm
A woman’s road to the c-suite is full of hurdles. Her input in a meeting is ignored. She negotiates skillfully, and she's told she’s full of herself. While these roadblocks may feel like...
by Lelia Glass
on Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 10:14am
“Start down at the floor,” Aleta Hayes told the audience at Stanford’s Clayman Institute. “Think of a flower – a specific one. Now, standing on one leg, extend and bloom into that flower,...
by Alexis Charles
on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 9:39am
Valerie Miner has traveled to India numerous times as a teacher. But in her new novel Traveling with Spirits, Miner lets India do the teaching. Traveling with Spirits follows Miner’s strong female...
by Karen Powroznik
on Monday, January 20, 2014 - 1:28pm
Where have all the young feminists gone? The popular press proclaims the “death” of the feminist revolution. According to some accounts, today’s young women refuse to identify as feminists, largely...