The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

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...

Speaker, Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai, describes the seminar to the students at Allen Hall on Monday.

Fighting domestic violence with healing words

By Stephanie Kim October 14, 2014

Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai, University alumna and award-winning spoken word poet, returned to campus on Monday to challenge community views on domestic violence and feminism. Tsai was chosen as the University’s...

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...

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