Posts Tagged ‘ Neel ’

Radical Women: Stream the Getty’s Podcast That Features Six Major 20th-Century Artists, All Female | Open Culture

Only recently has “actor” become an acceptable gender-neutral term for performers of stage and screen.

Source: Radical Women: Stream the Getty’s Podcast That Features Six Major 20th-Century Artists, All Female | Open Culture

Alice Neel / Kate Millett

Kate Millett, the brilliant scholar, writer, and artist, tore the roof off mainstream thought of the day with the publication of her Columbia University PhD dissertation, Sexual Politics (1970). Heralded by P. T. Clough as “the first book of academic feminist literary criticism” it stood patriarchy on its head, infusing the second wave of the women’s liberation  movement (misconstrued and backseated by most mainstream media as ‘women’s lib’) with lots of energy for the long haul. ~ yours truly, df

The paintings of New Yorker Alice Neel still shock / The Examiner

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The paintings of New Yorker Alice Neel still shock.