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Justin Sayre Presents 'The Mangina Monologues' For 'The Meeting'

last monthNews : Huffington Post

In his latest video for HuffPost Gay Voices, writer-performer Justin Sayre offers a humorous take on Eve Ensler's classic play, "The Vagina Monologues." Together with Brian Moylan and Chris Tyler, Sayre recites "The Mangina Monologues," which features a number of hilarious double entendres. Show More Summary

The Friday Blogaround

This blogaround brought to you by sprinkles.Recommended Reading:Aja: [Content Note: Racism; gender essentialism] Rosie O'Donnell Lashes Out at Feminists over 'The Vagina Monologues'Summer: [CN: Racism] On the Very Real Possibility of a Super Bowl ConspiracyAnne: [CN: Disablism; anti-vaxxing] Vaccines Don't Cause Autism, But That's Not the Point. Show More Summary

Snake Oil Alert: Why Gwyneth Paltrow Gets Her Vagina Steam-Cleaned, and Why You Probably Shouldn’t

If you have a vagina, and it could break into a monologue (thank you, Eve Ensler), it would probably ask you to keep it away from vagina steam baths.And that's despite what actress Gwyneth Paltrow tells you to do.Ms. Paltrow loves to...Show More Summary

Community Civility and a Response to the Controversy Over The Vagina Monologues at Mount Holyoke

I'd like to follow up on my previous blog post on the Mount Holyoke College controversy surrounding The Vagina Monologues because of the responses I've received. They've run the gamut from praise to condemnation, from thanks for informing the community of an important event in trans history to constructive criticism as well as vicious name calling. Show More Summary

New Abortion Play Could Spur Difficult Discussions Among Audiences and Activists—and That’s a Good Thing

Perhaps the same thing can take place with abortion rights as has happened with the Vagina Monologues: that, at the least, Out of Silence can act as a jumping-off point for activism that may push even further than abortion storytelling...Show More Summary

'Vagina Monologues' writer defends play against Mass. school

Mount Holyoke College’s decision to cancel its “Vagina Monologues” performance surprised its activist playwright, Eve Ensler.

A ‘Vagina Monologues’ About Abortion Could Be Coming To A College Near You

A new play illustrates the power of the theater for social change. The post A ‘Vagina Monologues’ About Abortion Could Be Coming To A College Near You appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Eve Ensler Responds to Concerns Over the Vagina Monologues‘ Inclusivity - Lot to vag-parse here.

3 months agoHumor : Geekosystem

Last week women's college Mount Holyoke was the subject of intense scrutiny over a campus theater group's decision to effectively "retire" the Vagina Monologues in favor of creating an original and more inclusive play in a similar style. So what does Eve Ensler think?

College Cancels 'Vagina Monologues' for Not Being Trans-Inclusive

Playwright Eve Ensler has responded to the Mount Holyoke College theater board's claim that her popular show is 'reductionist and exclusive.' read more

Some Colleges Are Moving Past Eve Ensler’s “Cisnormative” ‘Vagina Monologues’ — And That’s OK

Approach anyone who matriculated at an American college in the last two decades or so, and they’ve probably attended, participated in, or critiqued a production of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues. The Monologues, along with the related V-Day...Show More Summary

Vagina Monologues’ Performance Canceled For Being Inadequately Trans-Friendly

An annual Valentine’s Day performance of feminist opus The Vagina Monologues has been discontinued at Mount Holyoke College because it lacks inclusiveness for transgender students. Mount Holyoke is an all-women’s liberal arts school in Massachusetts that recently announced that it will begin admitting male applicants who identify as women. Show More Summary

This V-Day, Let's Work Together to Prevent Violence Against All Women and Girls

We are representatives of the first all-transgender benefit performance of The Vagina Monologues. In 2004, Eve Ensler supplemented The Vagina Monologues, writing a transgender piece after having intimate conversations with a diverse group of women in our community. Show More Summary

University Proves That Radical Feminists Are About the Fights, Not The Rights

Feminist extremists at the all female Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts have forced the cancellation of the absurdist play “The Vagina Monologues” because it isn’t feminist enough. That’s right, the play once hailed as the height of feminist expression is now deemed not feminist enough. Show More Summary

Holyoke Is Too PC For Vagina Monologues

3 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

Mount Holyoke College is not allowing a performance of The Vagina Monologues after complaints it’s transphobic. But when did artistic censorship become a good feminist look?

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All-women’s college cancels ‘Vagina Monologues’ because it’s not feminist enough

All-Women’s College Cancels ‘Vagina Monologues’ Because it Excludes ‘Women Without Vaginas’

Most rational people who have a modicum of common sense and reading comprehension would not be upset to see Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues” retired forever, but the reason that

Women's College Cancels Annual Production of The Vagina Monologues...

3 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

...because Eve Ensler's 1996 play isn't inclusive of the experience of trans women who don't have vaginas and trans men who do. So it will no longer be performed at Mount Holyoke. Elizabeth Nolan Brown reacts: I just can't get on board with the logic of Mount Holyoke's dismissal, similar strains of which have been seen elsewhere recently. Show More Summary

The Menopause of the "Monologues."

"The Vagina Monologues" is — at long last — not a fertile text.Young people have moved on and need to write their own plays, express their own ideas. They should feel free to steal the secret of the structure of Eve Ensler's play: 1....Show More Summary

College Cancels “Vagina Monologues” Because It Excludes Vagina-less Women

As you might know, many college theater groups perform Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues” every year on Valentine’s Day to help raise funds for women’s rights groups and anti-violence organizations, and also to raise awareness about a variety of issues … More » The post College Cancels “Vagina Monologues” Because It Excludes Vagina-less Women appeared first on EveryJoe.

College Cancels “Vagina Monologues” for Prejudice Against Transgenders

It’s apparently not a parody; Reason is writing about it: Mount Holyoke College, an all-women’s college in Massachusetts, is retiring its annual production of the Vagina Monologues this year because the play is not inclusive of transgender students. The annual production of the play is part of a country-wide tradition to perform Eve Ensler’s Vagina […]

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