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Meet the Interns: Nat Urban

Meet the Interns: Nat Urban

Hi all! My name is Nat they/them, your local ex-girl. I’m from Chicago, Illinois but I’m currently living in Los Angeles, California. I’m a recent graduate of Butler University with a Bachelor of Arts in Race, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Creative Writing; and...

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Celebrating IDG 2022

Celebrating IDG 2022

Girls are rising up and demanding their rights all over the world. The cries of girls in the streets of Tehran are just as defeating as those in Ukraine, Yemen, and more. The list of places where girls are in crisis goes on and on. This is the 10th anniversary of the...

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Meet the Interns: Alysha Lee

Meet the Interns: Alysha Lee

092207-Shirley & Luis Hi everyone! My name is Alysha. I am from San Rafael, California, about twenty minutes northof San Francisco. I am a junior at a public high school. I have loved going to museums ever sinceI was little, and I think because of that, I have...

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TV Review: The Strong Women of Jane the Virgin

TV Review: The Strong Women of Jane the Virgin

The three Villanueva women sit together on a bench that is a staple setting for conversation. It is a rare thing to come across very potent storytelling for girls and women, although, less rare than it once was. My teen-girlhood was marked by a deep immersion into...

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Meet the Interns: E Feinman

Meet the Interns: E Feinman

Hi, everyone!  My name is E (fun fact, this is not short for anything, my full legal first name is literally just the letter E). I use they/them pronouns and I currently live in Philadelphia, PA while working toward a PhD in Childhood Studies from Rutgers...

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Media Review: Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century

Media Review: Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century

Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century This weekend my roommate and I were scrolling through Disney+, when we stumbled upon a childhood favorite of both of ours: Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century. I distinctly remember watching the trilogy in the early 2000s, and I...

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Meet the Interns: Hannah LeComte

Meet the Interns: Hannah LeComte

ur Interns: Hannah  Hello, my name is Hannah LeComte! I live in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where I am a second-year public history master’s student and research assistant at Duquesne University. After earning my degree, I plan to pursue a Ph.D. in 20th century women...

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Everything old is new again

Everything old is new again

In 2010 I emigrated to England from the US. Though I’d lived there for most of 2009, and as an MA student a few years prior, this was permanent. I wasn’t a tourist, student, or testing a relationship. With 2 checked bags at max weight and as many carry-ons as I could,...

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Meet the Interns: Sarah Carnall

Meet the Interns: Sarah Carnall

Hi everyone! My name is Sarah, and I live in Brighton in the Southeast of England. I studied the History of Fashion and Dress at the University of Brighton, and I am currently completing my masters there studying the History of Design and Material Culture. I am...

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