Posted inFilm

Feminist ‘Halloween’ movies

When it comes to Halloween, I think about acts and feelings of fear, horror, disguise, deceit, physical safety—general discomfort women face all year round from external elements they do not have any control over. The way [we/women] experience pain is multifaceted. One of the best ways to overcome these discomforts is by recognizing themes, and […]

Posted inBest of Chicago

Best AM caffeine substitute

CreativeMornings, @Chicago_CM The monthly breakfast-hour lecture series CreativeMornings began in New York City in 2008 and has since sprouted chapters worldwide through which professionals in diverse fields gather before the workday begins, hungry for inspiration and snacks. When I moved from Boston last year, the Chicago outpost offered a quick way to connect with […]