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REVIEW: Abyss comes to Toronto in English premiere
Plays / Reviews / Theatre

REVIEW: Abyss comes to Toronto in English premiere

The English language premiere of German playwright Maria Milisavljevic’s Abyss is currently showing at Toronto’s Tarragon Theatre. I entered the theatre unsure of what to expect and I left with the realization there was no anticipating a play quite like that because I’m not sure there is another play like that. Abyss is a dark, … Continue reading

REVIEW Seeking Our Eden: The Dreams and Migrations of Sarah Jameson Craig
Literature / Miscellaneous / Reviews

REVIEW Seeking Our Eden: The Dreams and Migrations of Sarah Jameson Craig

In her new, extremely well researched book, Joanne Findon crafts the tale of her great-grandmother and early feminist voice, Sarah Jameson Craig. Seeking Our Eden: The Dreams and Migrations of Sarah Jameson Craig is an insightful look into life as a feminist and poor woman in early Canada. Seeking Our Eden draws heavily from Craig’s … Continue reading

An open letter to participants in the “Why I don’t need feminism” movement
Opinion

An open letter to participants in the “Why I don’t need feminism” movement

Dear anti-feminists, The Women Against Feminism social media campaign is a leading crusader against feminism. The Facebook page alone has over 31,000 likes. After browsing through hundreds of posts in preparation for this letter, these were the top 10 reasons: I don’t need feminism because… “… I believe in equality of the sexes.” “… it has turned into … Continue reading

REVIEW: Marvel’s New Agent Carter series is finally including women– But the feminism is still flawed
Reviews / TV Series

REVIEW: Marvel’s New Agent Carter series is finally including women– But the feminism is still flawed

It’s with a period drama set in 1946 that Marvel has decided to stop ignoring half of its fan base. Marvel’s Agent Carter brings Hayley Atwell back to her Captain America role and marks the studio’s first live-action project with a female lead since 2005’s Elektra. The eight-episode series, inspired by a Marvel short film … Continue reading