Eleanor Roosevelt Leadership - Leadership should be more participative than directive, more enabling than performing. Leadership is a series of behaviors rather than a role for heroes.
Making Space | Museum of Modern Art Photo by Randy Gener MoMA | “Making Space: Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction” - @MoMA in NYC | A Photo Documentary Record of a press preview held Tuesday, April 11, 9:30-11:30 a.m. at The Museum of Modern Art
Making Spaces | MoMA MoMA | “Making Space: Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction” - At #MoMA | "Making Space" exhibit shines a spotlight on women artists between the end of World War II (1945) and the start of the Feminist movement (1968)
WE’RE WITH HER - Gender is on the ballot today, but not in the way many of us expected. Hillary’s American vision inspires minds and hearts — as election updates roll in.
Women as biomorphic abstractions in Ashley Bickerton’s fourth Neo-Geo solo show - Ashley Bickerton (b. 1959, Barbados, West Indies) graduated from the California Institute of the Arts in 1982 and continued his education in the Independent Studies Program (ISP) at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. A seminal figure in the East Village scene of the 1980s, Bickerton has been associated with the “Neo-Geo” approach to art making.
JOURNALS | Feminist art journal tackles Pussy Riot case, Occupy LA, Venice Biennale, post-dictatorship Argentinian women artists - n.paradoxa continues its mission to publish in-depth critical articles on contemporary women artists from around the world drawing on feminist theory in each volume.
ON DIPLOMACY | United Nations members agree on code to fight violence against women, girls - NEW YORK CITY |  The United Nations has issued a declaration to fight violence against women and girls.  The AFP reports that UN members states conducted two weeks of tense negotiations mainly because some Muslim counties like Libya and Sudan took great issue with parts of the proposed declaration. The declaration “urges states to strongly… Read More
“Holy Daughters” exposes inferior position of many women in India - For Nourry, the rape incident in New Delhi in December 2012 "marks a new sad climax concerning this highly sensitive topic."
Eve Ensler, V-Day founder and author of "Vagina Monologues" V-Day founder Eve Ensler launches virtual identity at www.eveensler.org - Eve Ensler's new site, http://www.eveensler.org, will be a comprehensive archive of her extensive articles, essays, books, plays, films, documentaries and speeches
Portrait of "Virginia Woolf" by Roger Fry, 1912 A festival of her own: Cambridge celebrates Virginia Woolf novel “To the Lighthouse” with myriad events - CAMBRIDGE, U.K.:  To the Lighthouse has just come out of copyright. Fans of this enduringly popular novel by Virginia Woolf are being invited to come to Cambridge for two weeks this autumn to attend a series of Woolf-themed events that draw on this wonderful novel and its author. University of Cambridge’s Corpus College and Fitzwilliam Museum… Read More