Strong Female Leads

Sep 29

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Mar 01
Artist[Izzie Klingels, London/Seattle]

Artist

[Izzie Klingels, London/Seattle]

Feb 28
One of Us[Joan Osborne, singer/songwriter]

One of Us

[Joan Osborne, singer/songwriter]

Feb 28
So Raven [Raven Symoné, performer]

So Raven 

[Raven Symoné, performer]

Feb 27
Renaissance Woman[Zora Neale Hurston, author]

Renaissance Woman

[Zora Neale Hurston, author]

Feb 27
Pianist[Tori Amos]

Pianist

[Tori Amos]

Feb 27
Wise Woman[Storme Webber, writer/performer/activist/sage]

Wise Woman

[Storme Webber, writer/performer/activist/sage]

Feb 26
Real[Wynne Greenwood, “Tracy + the Plastics”]

Real

[Wynne Greenwood, “Tracy + the Plastics”]

Feb 26
Rad[“Christian,” Rad, 1986]

Rad

[“Christian,” Rad, 1986]

Feb 26
Peacemaker[“Lysistrata,” ‘Lysistrata,’ Aristophanes, 411 BC]

Peacemaker

[“Lysistrata,” ‘Lysistrata,’ Aristophanes, 411 BC]

Feb 26
Plugged In[Delia Derbyshire, British electronic music composer/innovator]

Plugged In

[Delia Derbyshire, British electronic music composer/innovator]

Feb 26
Blues Woman[Koko Taylor]

Blues Woman

[Koko Taylor]

Feb 26
Old Guard[Roberta Blackgoat, Navajo grandmother who refused to be forcibly relocated from Big Mountain, AZ (“prompted by a ‘relocation’ bill SB1003 authored in 1974 by … John McCain. The expulsion resulted in over 15,000 Navajo and Hopi being evicted from their homes to provide increased access for Peabody Mine coal operations—maneuvers still being executed today”). Roberta never moved from her land, and lived there until she died in 2002.]Source: Roberta Blackgoat Story

Old Guard

[Roberta Blackgoat, Navajo grandmother who refused to be forcibly relocated from Big Mountain, AZ (“prompted by a ‘relocation’ bill SB1003 authored in 1974 by … John McCain. The expulsion resulted in over 15,000 Navajo and Hopi being evicted from their homes to provide increased access for Peabody Mine coal operations—maneuvers still being executed today”). Roberta never moved from her land, and lived there until she died in 2002.]

Source: Roberta Blackgoat Story

Feb 23
Complex[“Ginger McKenna,” Casino, 1995]

Complex

[“Ginger McKenna,” Casino, 1995]

Feb 22
Genderqueer[Vaginal Creme Davis, performance artist/zinester/queercore legend]

Genderqueer

[Vaginal Creme Davis, performance artist/zinester/queercore legend]