Three people play Alison Bechdel in the Broadway adaptation of Fun Home, including Beth Malone, above.
Alison Bechdel's best-selling graphic memoir Fun Home is now a Broadway musical. Not just any Broadway musical, but a hit Broadway musical—it's been nominated for 12 Tony awards. What better way to review a play about a comic book artist than with a comic? Cartoonist Sara Lautman brings us this illustrated review.
For May Day, here's a mixtape of songs about working for a living—with a couple down-with-the-man anthems thrown in for good measure. Whether you're out at a protest today or stuck behind a desk, I hope this can be a soundtrack for your afternoon.
On Backtalk, hosts Amy Lam and Sarah Mirk discuss top pop culture stories of the week, offering snappy feminist analysis on the issues, people, and media that are making headlines right now.
This week, there was so much big news. Amy and Sarah talk about the Baltimore protests, Bruce Jenner's big interview on coming out as transgender, and the Supreme Court hearings on same-sex marriage.
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