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Beyoncé’s criticism shows societal discomfort with powerful women

By Isabella Winkler, Columnist

August 9, 2016

Whether it was love for the girl power anthems or disgust over the sexually charged language, everyone had something to say when Beyoncé released her latest album, "Lemonade," last week on HBO. Matt Walsh from "The Blaze" argued that “it would be merely absurd ... for a woman to feel ‘empower...

GWS professors, student to host Hip Hop and Punk Feminism symposium

By Alexander Vassiliadis

December 5, 2013

Punk. Hip-hop. Feminism. Three seemingly unrelated subcultures will be brought together and analyzed during “Hip Hop and Punk Feminisms: Theory, genealogy, performance” on Thursday and Friday in the Asian American Cultural Center lounge at 9 a.m.  Professor Mimi Thi Nguyen, Dr. Ruth Brown, Dr. K...