Category Archives: Poetry & Prose

Remembering Buchi Emecheta 1944-2017

Nigerian-born novelist Florence Onyebuchi “Buchi” Emecheta died on 25 January. Andrea Enisuoh remembers her and her work and describes her legacy. She reminded me of my mum, Buchi Emecheta did. Around the same age, single parent, working so hard for

Remembering Buchi Emecheta 1944-2017

Nigerian-born novelist Florence Onyebuchi “Buchi” Emecheta died on 25 January. Andrea Enisuoh remembers her and her work and describes her legacy. She reminded me of my mum, Buchi Emecheta did. Around the same age, single parent, working so hard for

LOUD WOMEN anthology volume 1: something for everyone

By Tilly Bean The LOUD WOMEN Anthology is a collection of songs by up and coming female punk bands. The anthology acts as a dialogue for women in the 21st century, whether it’s mummycore band The Wimmins’ Institute (of which

LOUD WOMEN anthology volume 1: something for everyone

By Tilly Bean The LOUD WOMEN Anthology is a collection of songs by up and coming female punk bands. The anthology acts as a dialogue for women in the 21st century, whether it’s mummycore band The Wimmins’ Institute (of which

Two women every week

By Janine Booth In England and Wales, women are killed by current or former male partners at the rate of two a week. Thanks to Counting Dead Women for its work in telling these truths. One hour in every eighty-four

Two women every week

By Janine Booth In England and Wales, women are killed by current or former male partners at the rate of two a week. Thanks to Counting Dead Women for its work in telling these truths. One hour in every eighty-four

Can drama be feminist?

By Sarah Weston In the study of arts-based subjects, the tendency might be to apply theories (“isms”) to pieces of art as a kind of critique, as a way of approaching a text, etc, from a certain perspective, in order

Can drama be feminist?

By Sarah Weston In the study of arts-based subjects, the tendency might be to apply theories (“isms”) to pieces of art as a kind of critique, as a way of approaching a text, etc, from a certain perspective, in order

Her name is Reeva

 Her name is Reeva Reeva Steenkamp Not ‘Oscar Pistorius’ girlfriend’ Not ‘model’ Not ‘reality TV star’ Her name is Reeva  Her name is Reeva She was not just a model But also a campaigner against violence She was not just

Her name is Reeva

 Her name is Reeva Reeva Steenkamp Not ‘Oscar Pistorius’ girlfriend’ Not ‘model’ Not ‘reality TV star’ Her name is Reeva  Her name is Reeva She was not just a model But also a campaigner against violence She was not just

Poetry & Prose

We want contributions that explore our feminism in different ways. For some of us that will be through creative writing. We welcome contributions of poetry and prose, both political and personal. If you would like to submit some of your

Poetry & Prose

We want contributions that explore our feminism in different ways. For some of us that will be through creative writing. We welcome contributions of poetry and prose, both political and personal. If you would like to submit some of your