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A New Look at Dorothea Lange’s Life and Work

A New Look at Dorothea Lange’s Life and Work

| August 28, 2014

A documentary premiering this week reveals why the groundbreaking photography of Dorothea Lange resonates for a modern audience. More »

“Gloria: In Her Own Words”—Notes from a Young Feminist

“Gloria: In Her Own Words”—Notes from a Young Feminist

| August 15, 2011

Our twenty-something commentator appreciates the HBO documentary, but also wishes for a deeper treatment of WMC Cofounder Gloria Steinem's philosophy and activism. More »

Many Roads to Their Truth—The Topp Twins

Many Roads to Their Truth—The Topp Twins

| June 7, 2011

In what singer-songwriter Billy Bragg calls their "anarchist variety act," the Topp Twins expand their loyal following beyond New Zealand's borders. More »