Medusssssssa, for NYT’s Sunday Review a week or so back. The article was about being a crazy ex-girlfriend.
AD Alexandra Zsigmond
A Portrait of Young Jean Lee, feminist, playwright, musician, artist, for the New York debut of her play, Straight White Men. Reading about her for this assignment so piqued my interest that I’m seeing her play this fall at the Public. Isn’t it nice when work overlaps with your personal interests?
AD Jordan Awan, for The New Yorker.
More spots for Backlash Book Club. The theme here is RELIGION!
1. The working woman’s cross to bear
2. The Act of Marriage, the Christian version of The Joy of Sex
3. The results of many acts of marriage
AD Devin Washburn
This is a project about ska! Specifically Don Drummond of the Skatalites and Margarita Mahfood and their doomed love affair, for the Pitchfork Review.
Sketches are at the bottom (the title changed later from “Ska Desire” to “Blow My Mind”).
AD’s Michael Renaud and Molly Butterfoss, who were wonderful.
More spots for Medium’s Backlash Book Club, here are chapters 5 and 6 - backlash in the movies and on TV.
Thanks again to Erich!
Here are more spots for Medium’s Backlash Book Club, which has so far been a very enriching read.
Chapter 3: Backlashes Then and Now
1. A Witch Burns
2. 1920, the very first Miss America Pageant takes place the same year the 19th Amendment passes
3. Rosie the Riveter contemplates a spatula
Chapter 4: The Media and The Backlash
1. A Ladies’ magazine
2. Fake chocolate trophy wife
3. The Bachelor
Thanks again to Erich Nagler!
Spots (some unused) for Medium’s Backlash Book Club, Chapter 2: The Myths of the Backlash.
1. Post-divorce sinkhole.
2. Infertility Epidemic
3. Man Shortage