feminism http://kalw.org en Turning heads with that dapper butch swagger http://kalw.org/post/turning-heads-dapper-butch-swagger <p>For some people, getting dressed in the morning isn’t about just throwing on what’s in reach, or clean. For others, it’s more of a ritual with attention to the finest detail and a commitment not to leave the house in nothing but their finest. &nbsp;Fashion changes all the time, from Goth to Steampunk to the dapper look. But for women like, Thúy H. Nguyễn, who&nbsp;prefer to dress in a more masculine style, it can be a challenge.</p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Leila Day 46290 at http://kalw.org Turning heads with that dapper butch swagger Who's a Feminist? http://kalw.org/post/whos-feminist <p></p><p>More than 160 years since Sojourner Truth asked, "Ain’t I a Woman?", 30 after Geraldine Ferraro's vice-presidential run, and 23 years after Anita Hill testified to Congress about sexual harassment, women are still dealing with violence and social, political, and economic inequality.<br /><br />How are powerful female pop icons, such as Beyoncé and Janet Mock, changing the way women talk about strength, community, and sexuality?<br /><br />Who are the next generation of political and professional leaders an dhow are they reshaping feminism?<br /><br />Guests:</p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 05:21:04 +0000 City Visions 41138 at http://kalw.org Who's a Feminist? Women's History Month on Philosophy Talk: Simone de Beauvoir http://kalw.org/post/womens-history-month-philosophy-talk-simone-de-beauvoir <p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 01:41:34 +0000 Devon Strolovitch 40599 at http://kalw.org Women's History Month on Philosophy Talk: Simone de Beauvoir Dance Brigade's "Hemorrhage" despairs over local, global crises http://kalw.org/post/dance-brigades-hemorrhage-despairs-over-local-global-crises <div id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1390969341877_9172" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: HelveticaNeue, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, Lucida Grande, sans-serif; font-size: 14pt; font-style: normal; background-color: transparent;"><p><span class="yiv5112931123main" id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1390969341877_9171"><span id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1390969341877_9170" style="font-size: 14pt;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></span></p><span class="yiv5112931123main" id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1390969341877_9171"><span id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1390969341877_9170" style="font-size: 14pt;">Angered by evictions, Google buses, NSA spying and "climate change"? Eric Jansen's guest on <strong><a href="http://www.outinthebay.org"><em>Out in the Bay</em></a>, 7pm Thursday on KALW</strong>, is Krissy Keefer, artistic director of San Francisco's all-women performance troupe <a href="http://www.dancebrigade.org">Dance Brigade</a>. The company's current production, </span></span><span class="yiv5112931123main" id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1390969341877_9176"><span id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1390969341877_9175" style="font-size: 14pt;"><span class="yiv5112931123main" id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1390969341877_9188"><span id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1390969341877_9187" style="font-size: 14pt;"><a href="http://www.dancebrigade.org/performances/index.html"><span id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1390969341877_9186" style="font-style: italic;">Hemorrhage: An Ablution of Hope &amp; Despair</span></a>, </span></span>uses the Mission District and its eviction epidemic as a backdrop to explore local, regional and world crises – global warming, war, genocide, attacks on women and on San Francisco’s cultural core.<a href="http://www.dancebrigade.org/performances/index.html"><span id="yui_3_13_0_ym1_1_1390969341877_9178" style="font-style: italic;"> Hemorrhag<em>e</em></span><em>: An Ablution of Hope &amp; Despair</em></a>, plays at <a href="http://dancemission.com">Dance Mission Theater</a> through February 8. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 05:20:50 +0000 Eric Jansen 38980 at http://kalw.org Dance Brigade's "Hemorrhage" despairs over local, global crises Barbara and Marty Nemko discuss "Lean In" http://kalw.org/post/barbara-and-marty-nemko-discuss-lean <p>On the Oct. 6, 2013 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, my wife Barbara Nemko and I discuss Sheryl Sandberg&#39;s bestseller &nbsp;<i style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Lean-In-Women-Work-Will/dp/0385349947" mce_href="http://www.amazon.com/Lean-In-Women-Work-Will/dp/0385349947">Lean In: Women, Work, and The Will to Lead.</a></i></p> Sun, 04 Aug 2013 06:46:44 +0000 mnemko 31091 at http://kalw.org