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The real fear behind climate conspiracy theories - Grist
06 Apr 2018


Grist

The real fear behind climate conspiracy theories
Grist
When I was 18, Naomi Wolf's The Beauty Myth shaped my ideas about sex, attractiveness, and life as a woman. To summarize: It's all controlled by men! So I was alarmed to learn that the influential feminist scholar has turned to shaping ideas about who ...

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Naomi Watts, Sophia Lillis To Star In 'Burning Season', HanWay Boards Sales - Deadline
26 Apr 2018


Deadline

Naomi Watts, Sophia Lillis To Star In 'Burning Season', HanWay Boards Sales
Deadline
Naomi Watts and It star Sophia Lillis will star in director Claire McCarthy's next feature Burning Season. Watts, who recently starred in McCarthy's Ophelia, will also executive produce. HanWay Films, who is working with Watts on The Wolf Hour, will ...

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When Beauty Is a Troll - The Atlantic
22 Apr 2018


The Atlantic

When Beauty Is a Troll
The Atlantic
In 1990, four years before Friends premiered on NBC, Naomi Wolf published The Beauty Myth, her examination—and her indictment—of the way attractiveness functions as both a metaphor for and a mandate over women's lives. The book now has a sequel, of ...


Eight feminist ways to love your body - The Guardian
13 Apr 2018


The Guardian

Eight feminist ways to love your body
The Guardian
“Instagram easily makes girls and women feel as if their bodies aren't good enough,” admitted a respondent. But blaming social media for women's poor body image is easy. Harder to face is that Instagram is just the latest platform for the insidious ...

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From early photography to the Instagram age - OUPblog (blog)
24 Apr 2018


OUPblog (blog)

From early photography to the Instagram age
OUPblog (blog)
It's hardly a coincidence that Instagram influencers tend to replicate the same conventionalized standards of beauty that Naomi Wolf railed against in The Beauty Myth almost thirty years ago. Yet, scholarly literature on selfie culture is divided ...


Jordan Peele and Amazon want to change the narrative around Lorena Bobbitt - AV Club
06 Apr 2018


AV Club

Jordan Peele and Amazon want to change the narrative around Lorena Bobbitt
AV Club
But support for Bobbitt from feminists was hardly universal, like when Naomi Wolf told The Washington Post, “If she wanted to be safe, she could have kneecapped him. The mutilation itself seems to be so clearly a sadistic act.” Fast-forward to 2016 ...
Jordan Peele to Produce Lorena Bobbitt Docuseries for AmazonVariety
Jordan Peele To Produce Lorena Bobbitt Docuseries For AmazonDeadline
Lorena Bobbitt Acquitted In Mutilation of Husband - The New York TimesThe New York Times
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Review: Amy Schumer Gives I Feel Pretty Its Confidence and Charm - TIME
20 Apr 2018


TIME

Review: Amy Schumer Gives I Feel Pretty Its Confidence and Charm
TIME
Some of the most dismal conversations I can remember from the early 1990s were those I had with other women—friends and acquaintances—about Naomi Wolf's immensely popular feminist study The Beauty Myth. If the book spurred new ways of thinking about ...

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Review: I Feel Pretty tackles beauty myth from all angles - The Sydney Morning Herald
18 Apr 2018


The Sydney Morning Herald

Review: I Feel Pretty tackles beauty myth from all angles
The Sydney Morning Herald
Still, the film qualifies as a genuine pop event: a screwball update of Naomi Wolf's The Beauty Myth starring Schumer as Renee, a klutzy office worker obsessed with what her life might be if she were “undeniably pretty”. L-R: Aidy Bryant, Busy Philipps ...
Amy Schumer Celebrated Her Engagement at Ellen's Birthday PartyYouTube
Amy Schumer on the I Feel Pretty Backlash: 'There's Been a Lot of Projection'Vulture

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Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez May Have Broken Up for Good This Time - W Magazine
28 Mar 2018


W Magazine

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez May Have Broken Up for Good This Time
W Magazine
Last week, she opened up about how she stays confident and blocks out the noise on Instagram, where she shared a reference to Naomi Wolf's feminist manifesto The Beauty Myth. "The beauty myth—an obsession with physical perfection that traps modern ...
Justin Bieber's comeback album to have 'Christian-appropriate' songs after he reconnects with his faithThe Sun
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez: Are They Moving on From Each Other?E! Online

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WRJ-Based Chelsea Green Publishing Opens Office in London - Valley News
01 Apr 2018


Valley News

WRJ-Based Chelsea Green Publishing Opens Office in London
Valley News
The publisher's roster of titles includes New York Times best sellers include George Lakoff's Don't Think of an Elephant!, Naomi Wolf's The End of America, and Sandor Katz's The Art of Fermentation. Chelsea Green employs about 25 people, including 17 ...

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