The Deconstructions of Popular Music: ‘Blurred Lines’, by Robin Thicke

  The sexual autonomy of a woman is one of the central tenants of feminism, and whilst conversations surrounding rape culture are extremely important, rape may not be the most common way in which the hegemonic institutions of patriarchal society seek to control a woman’s sexual autonomy, though this is not to suggest that rape culture […]

The Defence Of Miley Cyrus

After her recent performance at the 2013 MTV Music Video Awards (MVAs), Miley Cyrus has been the target of a lot of attacks, some suggesting that Cyrus has openly objectified women and joined the ‘boys club’, some suggesting that her presentation borders on racism, and others simply assuming that she is a tactless, tasteless ignoramus.  […]