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Fall 2009 Herizons
Fall 2009
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6 THE MOTHER OF ALL MUSEUMS
by Janet Nicol
8 TIANANMEN MOTHERS REFUSE TO FORGET
by Janet Nicol
9 NEPALI WOMEN DEMAND EQUALITY
by Chelsea Jones
13 PARENTING BILL WOULD ERODE RIGHTS
by Pamela Cross
 
16 IS FEMINISM MEN’S WORK, TOO?
It’s not called the women’s movement for nothing. But whose job is it to dismantle patriarchal privilege? Is there a role for men in the women’s movement?
by Mandy van Deven
22 STAGING OUR STORIES
A profile of playwright Yvette Nolan, who recently remounted the 1967 classic, The Ecstasy of Rita Joe, with an all-Aboriginal creative team.
by Shawna Dempsey
With no burqas or husbands in sight, hundreds of women bravely took to the streets of Kabul this summer in peaceful demonstrations to protest the regressive Shia Personal Status law. What did they gain?
by Lauryn Oates
30 CATHERINE MACLELLAN
Music, motherhood in harmony for musician Catherine MacLellan
by Brett Bundale
As women in India launch a public campaign to defend their rights, the traditional roles of men and women are slowly changing.
by Kaj Hasselriis
36 MUSIC MUST-HAVES
Lily Alen, Regina Spektor, Indigo Girls, Ina Unt Ina, Erica Azim
 
38 FALL READING
African Love Stories edited by Ama Ata Aidoo, Half World by Hiromi Goto, Losing Confidence by Elizabeth May, I am Hutterite by Mary-AnneKirkby, The Mean Girl Motive by Nicole Landry, Shary Boyle: Otherworld Uprising, by SharyBoyle, Minds of Our Own edited by M. Luxton,W. Robbins, M. Eichler and F. Descarries, Until Our Hearts are on the Ground edited by MemeeLavell and Jeanette Corbiere Lavell.
columns
5
PENNI MITCHELL
The Unstoppable Women of Asia
 
15
SUSAN G. COLE
Michael Jackson’s Swan Song
 
48
LYN COCKBURN
Fall of Patriarchy Imminent

 


Raise the Roof
Summer 2009
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news
6 WOMEN’S STUDIES ON CHOPPING BLOCK
by Vivian Belyk
7 PROGRESS ON FGM IN AFRICA
by Iman Azzi
8 HOLLABACK GIRLS!
by Lisa Rahman
9 WRITEGIRL TEACHES EMPOWERMENT
by Margo McCall
11 NORMA SCARBOROUGH’S LEGACY LIVES ON
by Amanda LeRougetel
 
features
17 LETTING GO OF HAGAR
Our relationships with our mothers can transform right up until the end of their lives. As this excerpt from the book Enter Mourning: A Memoir on Death, Dementia and Coming Home documents, our relationship with ourselves may ultimately shift, too.
by Heather Menzies
Feminists have lobbied for better birthing services, decent child care, more educational opportunities and equal pay. Now it’s time to create better seniors housing for women. A rallying cry to Revolutionize how we grow old.
by Beverly Suek
25 TRANSFORMING POWER
In her latest book, Transforming Power: From the Personal to the Political, Judy Rebick describes the new paths to socialchange being forged throughout the world to transformthis planet and create a better world.
by Judy Rebick
28 PALM LEADERS
Activists and corporate leaders are helping to create a sustainable future for palm oil plantations, indigenous people and orangutans.
by Joyce Major
32 WOMEN WITH AUTISM
As the neurodiversity movement seeks greater respect for people with autism, stereotypes of female behaviour and a lack of proper diagnostic tools keep women further behind.
by Melinda Robinson
arts & ideas
36
SUMMER READING
Reading by Lightning by Joan Thomas, No Beautiful Shore by Beverley Stone, Silent Girl by Tricia Dower, The White Space Between byAmi Sands Brodoff, Mothering in the Third Wave edited by Amber E. Kinser, Women
Between: The work of Sharon Butala, Aganetha Dyck, Mary Meigs and Mary Pratt by VernaReid, Dissonant Disabilities: Women With Chronic Illness Explore Their Lives edited byDiane Driedger and Michelle Owen.
MUSIC MUST-HAVES
PJ Harvey & John Parish, The Cliks, Madison Violet, Cori Brewster
FILM
Happy-Go-Lucky, review by Maureen Medved
columns
5
PENNI MITCHELL
Ten Ways to Stop Breast Cancer
15
SUSAN G. COLE
From Women’s Room to Women’s Movement
48
LYN COCKBURN
The Rise of the Un-Gwens