A group of women performed “The Vagina Monologues” in front of male prisoners. And just like everyone else, the prisoners laughed, got emotional, and learned something. You may be surprised to hear that this play has been enjoying a run in American prisons for some time now. Show More Summary
Quote of the Day I Southwestern University in Texas has canceled its annual production of "The Vagina Monologues" because its author, Eve Ensler, is white - and featuring a performance written by a white lady would just not be inclusive...
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Under the banner, “you can’t make this stuff up”, enjoy the following bit of idiocy: Southwestern University in Texas has canceled its annual production of “The Vagina Monologues” because its author, Eve Ensler, is white — and featuring a performance written by a white lady would just not be inclusive to women of other races. […]
"There’s an annoying song that’s only playing all the way through all day long on some days. Others, I can barely hear the chorus, and others I can’t hear it all. But every day, I know that that song will be there again one day, maybe even tomorrow, maybe even later that same day. Show More Summary
Because it was written by a white woman.
In 1975, visual artist Carolee Schneemann stood naked on a table in a room full of people, covered herself in mud, and, slowly extracting a scroll of paper from her vagina, read aloud a feminist text. She called the performance Interior Scroll. At the time, she was already a leading... More »
'The Vagina Monologues' is a lewd play that glorifies immorality and has been denounced by bishops for its disturbing and degrading depictions of human sexuality.
Vagina Monologues or Yoni ka Kathaharu Nepal, February 2016. Credit: Barbara Lionart With Valentine's Day around the corner, this is the time when Vagina Monologues performances take off around the world. Earlier this year, I came across an article on your site that featured Sondos Shabayek. Show More Summary
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During the first months of 2011, Sondos Shabayek often found herself at the front lines of Egypt’s revolution in Tahrir Square, where clashes between protesters and security forces marked the last days of Hosni Mubarak's regime. It was...Show More Summary
Conservative Iowa talk radio host Steve Deace attacked Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina on Twitter only minutes into the CNN Republican debate Wednesday, accusing her of going "full vagina."
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Once, saying vagina was truly transgressive, but has proclaiming it now become a lazy declaration of feminist beliefs?
You’ve heard of The Vagina Monologues, so consider this The Testicle Dialogues. It shouldn’t surprise you that the imagined conversation of two balls is a little shallow — top concerns include sexual prospects and personal comfort. Sounds about right. Still, theres something oddly charming about ‘ole lefty and righty going about their day, but maybe it’s […]
I've been thinking a lot these past few weeks about what this season of Masters of Sex really needs, and at no point did "Sarah Silverman performing a monologue about plums and bunnies climbing into her vagina" enter into it. But here she is, and you know what? Her arrival... More »
Activist Jen Richards, who created the website WTF Trans Dating, will star in Her Story, executive produced by Eve Ensler.
Highbrow and lowbrow comedy are often framed as opposites, but in some cases, they pair up just fine. Schlongologues, a new web series, is a sort of gender-flipped Vagina Monologues that, in its debut episode, delivers a well-crafted...Show More Summary
The "vagina" monologue to end them all. Contributor: Charlotte Dingle read more