Bitch, Issue 59: Micro/Macro (Summer 2013)
Bachelorettes, Boy Bands, Beyoncé! Plus: insurrection Grrrl Revisited.
Letter from the HQ
Letters & Comments
Love It/Shove It
• Gaming the approach: Are Women-Led games D.O.A.?
The complain List
||| at the Hips—Why fats is a queer and feminist issue
||| at the News—Idle not more activists are speaking—but are the govt. and media listening?
||| On Ritual—The huge company of bachelorette parties
::: All Hail the Queen?—What do our perceptions of Beyonce's feminism say approximately us?
::: Lens Crafting—How frames switch the way in which we learn the news
::: Revisiting the Riot—An interview with punk veteran Mimi Thi Nguyen
::: Housebound—Why the dollhouse metaphor is still so indelible
::: darkish Habits—American Horror tale: Asylum and the Gothic-nun tradition
\\\ Prep Talk—The literary legacy of British boarding-school stories
\\\ Written Off—Why aren't black woman screenwriters getting their due?
\\\ Hopeless Romantics—The secure sexuality of boy-band mania
The again Page
Adventures in Feministory Comics: Gyo Fujikawa via Andi Zeisler
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