From Graham to Maggie Boogaart
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From Graham to Maggie Boogaart

Knowing, understanding, and mastering your body’s movements will liberate your creative potential. These are the fundamental principles of contemporary-dance groundbreaker Martha Graham. At the Paris Marais Dance School, Maggie Boogaart, one of the few certified teachers in the Martha Graham Technique, preaches and practices all of them.  A tall and thin woman with a sophisticated … Continue reading

Sausage Party : sexy mais sexiste
Cinema / Culture / Gender Studies / In depth Analysis / Visual Media

Sausage Party : sexy mais sexiste

Ce film d’animation, sorti en novembre, a fait scandale pour sa simple interdiction aux moins de 12 ans, jugée trop faible. Surtout au vu de la scène d’orgie finale. Personne n’a parlé, par contre, du propos maladroitement misogyne du long-métrage. Interdit aux moins de 12 ans seulement, Sausage Party a fait débat pour son caractère … Continue reading

Sewing the Meanings of Fashion with a  British Designer : Ethics, Identity, and Power
Culture / Design / In depth Analysis / In English

Sewing the Meanings of Fashion with a British Designer : Ethics, Identity, and Power

We live in a world of clothes. Not only because we wear them every day as a social custom but because fashion is everywhere. But what do clothes mean? Following the young British fashion designer, Rosie Browning,  clothes stand out as both industry and a tool for social-identity building, and perhaps, empowerment.  At only 24-year-old, Rosie Browning is already very … Continue reading