Germaine Greer

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Name: Germaine Greer
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

No More Waiting for Beckett as Festival Gets under Way

HAPPY Days are here again. Third time's a charm for the HappyDays Enniskillen International Beckett Festival, which opens in CoFermanagh today with an eclectic programme.Now in its third year, the arts festival celebrating the work andinfluence of Nobel ... [Published HighBeam Research - 11 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Second Wave Feminism

http://www.bbc.co.uk/archive/70sfeminism/In the same way, brings together twenty programmes from the BBC Archive that give voice to some of the major feminist thinkers of the 1970s and the issues they addressed, including Germaine Greer, Betty Friedan, ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Suzanne Noble: “What’s on your mantelpiece?”

This all comes to you from The Steeple Times - News of the bold, the talented and the influential - News of the bold, the talented and the influentialThe Steeple Times asks the founder of the Frgul appThe Steeple Times shares “wit and wisdom”. What’s ... [Published The Steeple Times - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Sorry Beyoncé, Rosie the Riveter is no feminist icon. Here’s why | Rebecca Winson

_ 'Rosie the Riveter is still feminism’s most visible icon of a working woman.' Photograph: /Instagram The image, posted on Instagram, melted the Twittersphere. In it, , with toned bicep aloft, denim shirt artfully wrinkled and a scarlet scarf holding ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Germaine Greer’s Activism Takes Root in Australia’s Rain Forest

In her 1999 book The Whole Woman , a follow-up to The Female Eunuch , Germaine Greer declared, “It’s time to get angry again.” She was addressing feminism, about which she has long been rigorous and even unorthodox, but the phrase is emblematic of her ... [Published Pop Matters - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Where dirty secrets hide

Shotgun Lovesongs, by Nickolas Butler (Picador) R240Big-Hearted debut novel of life in rural Smalltown USA, as four male friends reunite for a wedding. There's Lee, who found fame as a musician; Ronnie, an alcoholic rodeo star; Kip, the wealthy property ... [Published Times Live South Africa - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

She'll be All Right

OPINION: While at a pub this week, a thought scurried along the taut string that keeps my ears from falling off. The idea must've had a little more weight than usual; the string twanged.There's something in this All Right campaign that's plastered up ... [Published The Press NZ - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Defending Nature as Act of Penitence

BYLINE: YASMIN ALIBHAI-BROWNMUHAMMAD ALI used to boast that when boxing, he would float like a butterfly and sting like a bee. So it is with Germaine Greer. She writes lightly, gracefully even when agitating for a cause. But the words still sting. And ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

Germaine Greer and her new book, "White Beech"

David L. Ulin at the LA Times: What Greer is arguing for is a kind of environmental absolutism. In her view, the country, the planet even, is not beyond saving, but only if we open up our way of thinking. We need to know more, so we can understand ... [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Let's be thankful to Joan for showing us that older women can be powerful

Joan Burton isn't in the Tanaiste role a wet week and already I feel completely different about myself.I thought I was heading for the bus pass. Now I know I'm headed for greater things.My life's only beginning. I'm only middle-aged, for God's sake, and ... [Published Evening Herald - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Tireless campaigning means this is the best era to be female in modern times | Ellie Mae O'Hagan

Although we are still surrounded by examples of misogyny in our daily lives, just look back to see how far feminism has come 'Cambridge University has been debating whether to hold compulsory consent classes for its students … a symptom of the massive ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

The feminist writer's dilemma: how to write about the personal, without becoming the story

Why is women’s writing invariably reduced to the personal, or dismissed as “confessional”? This week, my book Unspeakable Things is published in the UK and in the standard set of interviews you do when you have a book out – in which you turn up in a clean ... [Published New Statesman - Jul 06 2014]

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No More Waiting for Beckett as Festival Gets un... [Published HighBeam Research - 11 hours ago]
Second Wave Feminism [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 30 2014]
FGM: two young women who woke up world and forc... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 25 2014]
Suzanne Noble: “What’s on your mantelpiece?” [Published The Steeple Times - Jul 25 2014]
A Literary Tour of Paris [Published Huffington Post - Jul 25 2014]
How to Get Laid in Brooklyn [Published Daily Beast - Jul 25 2014]
#WomenAgainstFeminism [Published Daily Beast - Jul 24 2014]
Sorry Beyoncé, Rosie the Riveter is no feminist... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
Germaine Greer’s Activism Takes Root in Austral... [Published Pop Matters - Jul 23 2014]
Architecture in the spotlight at international ... [Published Infolink - Jul 23 2014]
Where dirty secrets hide [Published Times Live South Africa - Jul 22 2014]
A Love Letter To Louise Bourgeois, A Feminist I... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 19 2014]
Think You Don't Need Feminism? These Guys Will ... [Published Your Tango - Jul 17 2014]
She'll be All Right [Published The Press NZ - Jul 16 2014]
Woman Enough [Published Gay.com - Jul 16 2014]
Defending Nature as Act of Penitence [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 15 2014]
Germaine Greer and her new book, "White Beech" [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 12 2014]
Back to the future for author's reef warnings [Published Gatton Star - Jul 11 2014]
Bastards from the bush [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Jul 11 2014]
Let's be thankful to Joan for showing us that o... [Published Evening Herald - Jul 11 2014]
Kathy Lette: 'Catholicism is killing girls - we... [Published Telegraph - Jul 09 2014]
Rebels of Oz, BBC 4 - TV review: A fascinating ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 08 2014]
Tireless campaigning means this is the best era... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 08 2014]
Comedy: Sara Pascoe [Published Latest 7 - Jul 08 2014]
Caitlin Moran's honesty is the perfect antidote... [Published The Independent - Jul 06 2014]
The feminist writer's dilemma: how to write abo... [Published New Statesman - Jul 06 2014]
The Honourable Woman; Arena: The Fifty Year Arg... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 05 2014]
Party time as Murdochs bond before broadsheet bash [Published Queensland Country Life - Jul 05 2014]
Barbara Kay: Paul Bernardo’s ‘fiancée’ is disor... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 04 2014]
TV highlights 01/07/2014 [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 01 2014]
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Germaine Greer and her new book, "White Beech" [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 12 2014]
David L. Ulin at the LA Times: What Greer is arguing for is a kind of environmental absolutism. In her view, the country, the planet even, is not beyond saving, but only if we open up our way of thinking. We need to know more, so we can understand ...
Barbara Kay: Paul Bernardo’s ‘fiancée’ is disor... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 04 2014]
In the annals of Canadian crime, the sexually sadistic murderers Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka stand out for the extraordinary horror they evoked in the nation. Time has not dimmed that revulsion, nor our chagrin in seeing Homolka escape full justice ...
‘Gender is having a moment’: How the wars over ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 31 2014]
Nothing the Canadian Association For Equality does, even a picnic, is untouched by controversy and outrage in the modern gender wars. The men’s rights organization, newly granted charitable status, has been on a roll, raising funds for a resource centre ...
More Misandric BBC Feminist Propaganda - Kirsty... [Published St George West - May 14 2014]
Mike Buchanan : The BBC has reached a new low in documentary making. Kirsty Wark -- a relentlessly feminist-friendly presenter on Newsnight and elsewhere -- presents a fictional world in which misandry doesn't exist, only women suffer from sexism, ...
Mark Steyn: The slow death of free speech [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Apr 18 2014]
These days, pretty much every story is really the same story: In Galway, at the National University of Ireland, a speaker who attempts to argue against the BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) programme against Israel is shouted down with cries of ...
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