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A selection of interesting links from the past fortnight chosen by the F-Word team

By Lusana Taylor
18 June 2018

From the magazine From hashtags to headlines: Woman with a Movie Camera summit

Emily Zinkin reports from British Film Institute’s first-ever summit for professional women in film, who dissected #timesup, performative wokeness, diversity in criticism and the death of the “strong female character” among other things

By Emily Zinkin
19 June 2018

From the magazine Are you a guilty feminist?

Mary Litchfield reviews an episode of the comedy podcast The Guilty Feminist from earlier this year

By Mary Litchfield
14 June 2018

From The Magazine

Real to reel: watching second wave activist documentaries

Rosa Campbell reports from Artists & Activists: Second Wave Feminist Filmmakers, the mini festival of feminist documentaries from the 1970s and 1980s held recently at the Barbican Centre

By Rosa Campbell
12 June 2018

Sassy as

Tami Neilson makes sassy, 1950s-inspired music for the modern age. Cazz Blase is impressed

By Cazz Blase
10 June 2018

What being ghosted taught me about female friendship

Katie Bishop on how ghosting impacts us outside romantic relationships

By Katie Bishop
5 June 2018

From The Blog

Don’t get swept into this Ocean

Lauren Fraser is not impressed by the Hollywood's continuing obsession with all-women reboots

By Guest Blogger
10 June 2018

A brief history of normalising female pain

Women’s pain being dismissed or not taken seriously is a tale as old as time, writes Helena Jackson

By Guest Blogger
7 June 2018

Introducing June’s monthly guest blogger

The F-Word welcomes Sarah Burke as June's monthly blogger

By Monica Karpinski
6 June 2018

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