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art, activism, feminism, and the possibly impossible coexistence thereof

So there's a big bruhaha (brou-ha-ha? brew-haha? whatever) blowing up in the feminist and indie-arts blogospheres about Amanda Palmer's latest project with Jason Webley, promoted as Evelyn Evelyn (or the Neville Sisters). You can read the history of Evelyn Evelyn here, followed by the recap and Amanda's response to the big dramz here. Basically though,… Continue reading art, activism, feminism, and the possibly impossible coexistence thereof

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I'm heading to the West Chester area today for work; new class of reps to be trained, and I'll be staffing an HR helpdesk, essentially. As of right now, it's 6:16 a.m., I can't sleep, and so I'm watching reruns of Family Matters. Classes started Friday - Photography and Math - and I'm already exhausted,… Continue reading