For 40 years, Martha Wilson has contemplated the personal
and cultural implications of feminist theory through photography, performance
and video. The Portrait Society Gallery offers an exhibition of the New
This week, Off the Cuff spoke with Katie
Martin, an artist and educator who spearheaded the creation of 724 small owl
sculptures for Renaissance Theaterworks’ upcoming production The Road to Mecca, which explores the
In June 1998, a Time Magazine article tried to convince readers that feminism was dead. After withstanding decades of being misrepresented by the media (and possibly misrepresented by itself), the boisterous lyrics of the Spice Girls and Ally McBeal’s persistently nonplussed visage had simply proven too much for it. Feminism had finally come to a most undignified demise. Or had it?