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The Arts and Creativity

The unique perspective of women is never more apparent than in the arts. Writers, artists, performers all bring a distinctive aspect to their work, and serve as role models for other women to explore their own creative force.
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  2. Women Musicians & Vocalists (9)
  3. Women Architects, Designers (2)
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  5. Women Writers (7)

Women's Issues Fiction Books
Publishers often lump female-interest novels into the chick-lit category, but women's issues fiction books tackle substantive topics in a wide variety of genres. From literary fiction and young adult novels to historical and even speculative fiction, the settings may vary but the concerns are the same. How can women be authentic to themselves while confronting the challenges of everyday life?

"Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work" Film Review
Review of the 2010 documentary "Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work," chronicling 14 months in the life of the groundbreaking stand-up comic, actress, and red carpet host.

Women Writing/Writing Women
Women have been winning Pulitzer Prizes since the prize’s inception almost one hundred years ago. Here are just a few.

Ruby Dee: An Inspirational Life
Ruby Dee, known for her acting and activism, passed on June 11, 2014 at age 91. Not only has she left us with a wonderful legacy, she left us with words to live by.

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