Turning Famous Women Writers Who Committed Suicide into a “Lookbook”

This post was originally published at Ms Magazine VICE Magazine ignited a firestorm a few weeks ago for their controversial photo editorial featuring to the ladies of the literati in their Women in Fiction issue. In addition to stories by Joyce Carol Oates and Mary Gaitskill and an interview with Marilynne Robinson, there is also a spread by photographer Annabel Mehran celebrating the literary legacies […]

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Can’t Say It, Don’t Legislate It [it=v*****]

Original post date: 6/17/12 “Okay, now we’re going to talk about this all semester, so I want you to feel comfortable saying the words ‘vagina’ and ‘penis.’ Glad we got that out of the way.” And that’s how Middle School Health class started. Let me repeat… MIDDLE SCHOOL HEALTH CLASS. Apparently, it seems like this […]

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