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We took part in The Tate’s #5WomenArtists campaign
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We took part in The Tate’s #5WomenArtists campaign

March 8th, 2018 | by Michaela Hall
5 Courier writers take part in The Tate's #5womenartists campaign and tell us about their favourite woman...
#PressforProgress: Happy International Women’s Day
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#PressforProgress: Happy International Women’s Day

March 8th, 2018 | by Laura Bolden
On International Women's Day, our writers discuss gender equality, intersectional feminism, and why we should celebrate all...
Sweet Column: I Love Dick
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Sweet Column: I Love Dick

February 26th, 2018 | by Caitlin Disken
Caitlin Disken raves about the cult classic book 'I Love...
Censoring Art – Meaningful or meaningless?
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Censoring Art – Meaningful or meaningless?

February 19th, 2018 | by Ella Williams
Ella Williams discusses the issues of representation, censorship, and female bodies in art after the outrage caused by Manchester Art Gallery’s decision to remove a Victorian...
Hammer meets glass ceiling
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Hammer meets glass ceiling

December 4th, 2017 | by Caitlin Disken
Gender equality is important. Well, frankly, equality of all descriptions is critically important. So why would I be grumpy over the concept of a gender quota? Well. In my opinion, gender quotas don’t improve equality, they...
REVIEW : Julius Caesar @ St Luke’s Church
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REVIEW : Julius Caesar @ St Luke’s Church

November 27th, 2017 | by Julia McGee-Russell
Julia McGee-Russell reviews a world of murder and hysteria in Newcastle University Theatre Society’s Julius...
Rated F for strong female role models
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Rated F for strong female role models

March 20th, 2017 | by editor
A progressive, helpful feature has come to IMDb: the ‘F’ rating. Tom Atkinson takes us through just what this means - both for the website itself, and for women in the...
Inspiring Women conference
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Inspiring Women conference

March 20th, 2017 | by editor
On the 11th of March, Newcastle University hosted the annual conference “Inspiring Women”, as part of International Women’s Day’s celebrations. Each year the event is devoted to a single theme or idea, and this year the...
20th Century Women (15)
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20th Century Women (15)

March 6th, 2017 | by Kotryna Kairyte
How does a 1970s set feminist film fair in today's highly political climate? Kotryna Kairyte reviews 20th Century...
How to be a healthy women in activism: Femsoc
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How to be a healthy women in activism: Femsoc

February 13th, 2017 | by Louise Hall
Last week Newcastle University Feminist Society hosted Alysia Harris in The Barbara Strang Teaching centre for an insightful discussion and workshop on how to be a healthy woman in activism. As an American poet, spoken word...