Articles about 'magazines'

Weekly round-up and open thread

This week's round-up of interesting and thought-provoking news and views

Laura // 7 July 2014

Categories: Blog

Navigating the world of magazine sex tips

Lauren Hitchman explores how the sex tips she read in women's magazines as a girl affected her sex life growing up

Guest Blogger // 13 November 2013

Categories: Blog

The circle of shame

Gemma Louisa Morrison decries the promotion of dieting and negative body image in women's magazines

Guest Blogger // 16 August 2013

Categories: Blog

Crows’ Feet and Character Assassinations: Ageism, Caroline Flack and One Direction and Friends

Guest blogger Sarah writes about a recent vicious magazine piece about TV presenter Caroline Flack.

Guest Blogger // 16 August 2012

Categories: Blog

Top 10 tips to make sure your perfect date keeps coming back for more

Study up on how to succeed in the dating game with Jilly Boyce Kay

Jilly Boyce Kay // 3 April 2012

Categories: Body and Health, Culture and Media

Love It!: my bargain boob-job shame!

A guest post by Michelle Williams and AJ McKenna about a magazine which is running a competition to win breast enlargement surgery.

Guest Blogger // 8 October 2011

Categories: Blog

TFW article in issue 13 of Pink Panther magazine

Issue 13 of the bi-monthly, non-profit making feminist magazine Pink Panther is out now and The F-Word is in it! C. Robinson’s Teenagers Exposed feature can be found on pages...

Holly Combe // 1 September 2011

Categories: Blog

A shocking shade of pink

Shocking Pink was a magazine for and by young women, that rejected the adult-oriented feminism of the periodicals of women's liberation in favour of a youth-led agenda that prefigured riot grrrl. Cazz Blase talks to the women who made it happen

Cazz Blase // 13 August 2011

Categories: Culture and Media

New feature: A shocking shade of pink

Shocking Pink was a magazine for and by young women, that rejected the adult-oriented feminism of the periodicals of women’s liberation in favour of a youth-led agenda that prefigured riot...

Jess McCabe //

Categories: Blog

Bitch needs 1,500 subscriptions to stay in print

I’ve been a uncharacteristically quiet on The F-Word blog recently, and the reason is I’m guest blogging for one of my favourite magazines of all time, Bitch. Writing for Bitch...

Jess McCabe // 3 August 2011

Categories: Blog

New review: The Heretics

The Heretics charts the story of a feminist art magazine which grew out of the New York art scene in the 1970s. What was it like to work on Heresies?...

Jess McCabe // 30 September 2010

Categories: Blog

Competition! Win a free subscription to HerStoria online

HerStoria magazine has passed along three free subscriptions to their new online version to give away! HerStoria magazine specialises in “History that puts woman in her place”, as in, right...

Jess McCabe // 28 September 2010

Categories: Blog

HerStoria Magazine

Philippa talks about a feminist history magazine.

Philippa Willitts // 17 February 2010

Categories: Blog

Not-So-Helpful Advice from Women’s Magazines

A blog post by guest blogger Philippa Willitts about the messages that women's magazines send us all.

Philippa Willitts // 28 November 2009

Categories: Blog

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