“Nothing to Lose”

Choreographer Kate Champion asked the question: what does it mean to put really big bodies on the dance stage? She premiered "Nothing to Lose" at Sydney Festival in January, 2015 Champion was inspired by watching the way larger bodies moved through the world, and dancing in clubs. It led her to ask why she never saw bodies like…

Don’t Blame Eve, or the Snake

From the movie Noah comes this retelling of the Genesis creation story, which warms my earth-loving feminist heart, as it doesn't demonize either the Serpent or the Woman. What is forbidden is the Knowledge of Evil, there's no telling the gender of the fruit-picker. But those who carry out the murder of their brothers appear…