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Ad Man

Artist Hank Willis Thomas has given us a chance to reexamine the images we see in advertisements by removing all “branding” from ads that depict marginalized groups. 333 more words

Recognition for real achievement

I blogged a couple of weeks ago about Irish Army Captain Catherine Lundon who was put on the front page of The Irish Independent when she wasn’t able to attend a fashion competition, instead of for her work in the Middle East. 70 more words

Women In The Media

Where are all the female film makers?

We need more women to tell our stories, to celebrate the hidden heroes in our society and what better way than through story-telling. The only problem is that we do not have enough story tellers. 67 more words

In support of Caitlin Stasey and herself.com

Caitlin Stasey’s name has been popping up all over the place recently after launching her new website herself.com early this year. The website features in depth interviews with women from diverse backgrounds and is accompanied by empowering nude photography. 1,042 more words


The Evening Anchor Chick: One On One With Vanessa Herring of WBAL-TV

News anchor, Vanessa Herring, reached out to me via twitter with a surprising message that said something like “good to see you again” or something like that. 1,902 more words


In defence of Angela Lansbury....

Earlier this week Dame Angela Lansbury won an Olivier Award for her performance in the West End production of Blithe Spirit. When she accepted the award, the 89-year-old actress said that she felt like “a million bucks” and joked that she couldn’t remember a lot of things these days, but she could still remember her lines. 551 more words

Being Brave

needing more time

This week I am extremely busy. Between working all off last weekend and my students completing their end of year projects, designing and editing a small local magazine and getting all of my grading done I have no time whatsoever. 252 more words