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Gender

  1. profile
    Andrea Long Chu Wants MoreThe 26-year-old critic argues for a new understanding of gender and desire in her debut book, Females.
  2. the matrix
    What We Can Learn About Gender From The MatrixTrans women have claimed it as an allegory for gender transition since at least 2012. But allegorically is the least interesting way to read anything.
  3. art
    This Artist Is a Gender UnicornCupid Ojala’s pure delight in being who he is.
  4. chat room
    Jill Soloway Wonders What the Word ‘Woman’ Is For and Revisits an Old DebatePlus, Soloway revisits a debate with Jenji Kohan about the female gaze.
  5. art
    This Exhibit Wants to Challenge Everything You Think You Know About GenderMeet the artists showing in the New Museum’s “Trigger: Gender As a Tool and a Weapon.”
  6. gender
    The Story Behind Degrassi’s First Gender-Fluid Character“For the first couple of seasons, we didn’t know what the endpoint was.”
  7. emmys
    Nonbinary Billions Star Asia Kate Dillon Questions Emmy Actor/Actress Divide“I’d like to know if in your eyes ‘actor’ and ‘actress’ denote anatomy or identity and why it is necessary to denote either in the first place?”
  8. chat room
    Asia Kate Dillon on Billions, Nonbinary Gender Identity, and Making TV HistoryDillon is the first nonbinary actor to play a nonbinary character on television.
  9. the industry
    Gwyneth Paltrow Hates the Hollywood Wage Gap“If men are being paid a lot more for doing the same thing, it feels shitty.”
  10. Should White Men Stop Writing? A Q&A With Elisa Gabbert“White liberals should be questioning our own motives, and being careful not to dominate the conversation, and taking criticism seriously.”
  11. gender benders
    The Bold Gender Politics of The Prancing ElitesThe Prancing Elites are in a precarious position — not because of their sexuality but because of their gender.
  12. Sarah Silverman on the Gender Wage Gap: ‘We Don’t Get What We Want, We Get […]The wonderful Sarah Silverman recently teamed up with Levo for their #Ask4More campaign to reflect on her experience with wage inequality as a […]
  13. ‘BoJack Horseman’ Creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg Breaks Down Comedy’s […]BoJack Horseman creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg has been fielding questions from fans via his Tumblr this week, and his most interesting response […]
  14. UK’s V Festival Comes Under Fire for Its All-Male LineupV Festival, the UK’s Virgin Media-sponsored music festival, is being criticized this week for its all-male comedy lineup. The Independent […]
  15. ‘Neighbors’ Had a Huge Opening Weekend and Its Audience Was Shockingly […]The Seth Rogen-Zac Efron comedy Neighbors came out this weekend, earning $49 million at the box office, the highest-grossing opening weekend […]
  16. How Baby Boomers Killed the Modern Romantic ComedyWe are in a confoundingly complex point in gender relations, as evidenced by the number of books, NPR stories and articles on the subject. But […]
  17. Paul Feig on the Decline of the Blockbuster Rom-ComAs the current wisdom goes: Men are stubborn; women are flexible. “It’s the ‘Will you hold my purse?’ theory,” Feig explains. “A guy’s in a […]
  18. the war on white men continues
    There Are No White Men in the Reboot of Major Marvel Comics Super-TeamGood job.
  19. ‘Enlightened’ Creator Mike White on American Audiences’ Unfair Gender Bias “If I have a male protagonist, it’s a studio movie, and if it’s a female protagonist, it’s an indie movie. That’s just how it is. It’s not […]