Feminism

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‘Gunmen were looking for my mum’: daughter of Afghan ex-radio boss
Farkhunda’s sister and two brothers have disabilities and left their wheelchairs behind when fleeing a Taliban raid

As told to Emma Graham-Harrison

18, Jan, 2022 @2:00 PM

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‘I have moments of shame I can’t control’: the lives ruined by explicit ‘collector culture’
The swapping, collating and posting of nude images of women without their consent is on the rise. But unlike revenge porn, it is not a crime. Now survivors are demanding a change in the law

Anna Moore

06, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Mothers, Fathers and Others by Siri Hustvedt review – a confrontation with motherhood
Memoir, psychoanalysis, feminist theory and literary criticism combine in a thoughtful essay collection that observes motherhood from every angle

Lara Feigel

31, Dec, 2021 @7:30 AM

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Sexism, slurs and Australian art: women’s struggle to be seen in a male-dominated world
In her new tome Doing Feminism, Anne Marsh charts the trials and triumphs of women who shaped contemporary art

Kelly Burke

28, Dec, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Joan Didion, in her own words: 23 of the best quotes
The Californian author became the ultimate literary celebrity for her journalistic style. Here are some of her best quotes on writing, love, ageing and fear, plus a selection of essays

Marta Bausells

23, Dec, 2021 @8:12 PM

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The politician will see you now | Brief letters
Letters: Joy Morrissey | The contraceptive pill | Tom Kerridge | Spider-Man | Encouraging guests to leave

Letters

20, Dec, 2021 @6:16 PM

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‘She contained multitudes’: memories and tributes to bell hooks | Tamura Lomax, Stephanie Troutman, Imani Perry, Quentin Walcott and others
‘The beloved community bell helped to create’ remembers a teacher, friend, mentor and the impact her work will continue to have

Tamura Lomax, Stephanie Troutman, Imani Perry, Quentin Walcott and others

19, Dec, 2021 @10:00 AM

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bell hooks will forever be a foundational force in Black feminist thought | Barbara Ransby
She was able to touch so many people, at so many levels, across so many boundaries, because she was a brazen truth-teller and willing to be vulnerable

Barbara Ransby

18, Dec, 2021 @11:19 AM

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bell hooks obituary
Trailblazing writer, activist and cultural theorist who made a pivotal contribution to Black feminist thought

Margaret Busby

17, Dec, 2021 @2:57 PM

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bell hooks’ writing told Black women and girls to trust themselves | Deborah Douglas
The feminist writer created a vocabulary that helped us to learn, grow, and forgive – and above all to understand

Deborah Douglas

17, Dec, 2021 @2:02 PM

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A life in quotes: bell hooks
The groundbreaking feminist critic, poet, and intellectual on love, feminism, patriarchy, white supremacy, forgiveness and the power of art

Adrian Horton

15, Dec, 2021 @9:20 PM

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bell hooks, author and activist, dies aged 69
In acclaimed works Ain’t I a Woman and All About Love the writer shared her ideas about race, feminism and romance with flair and compassion

Lucy Knight

15, Dec, 2021 @6:35 PM

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