Arts News in Brief

Arts News Brief – May 7th, 2017

May 7, 2017 Dominic Lauren 0

Music Festival Websites Campaign Against Sexual Assault In 2016, two women were raped at the UK’s Reading Festival. In response to this event, more than 25 UK music festivals will turn off their websites for a day on Monday in

Weekly News Brief

Women’s Rights News Brief – May 1st, 2017

May 1, 2017 Dominic Lauren 0

High Heels Petition: Work Dress Code Law Rejected After Nicola Thorp was sent home from work for wearing flat shoes, a petition was set up receiving more than 152,000 signatures and was debated in Parliament in March. Thorp began her petition after

Arts News in Brief

Arts News in Brief – April 19th, 2017

April 19, 2017 Dominic Lauren 0

Turkish Artist Elkin Onat Exposes Erdogan in Performance Art Elkin Onat, 41, is a classically trained “ballet-dancer-turned-artist” who creates art with a political dimension. From feminism to provocative multimedia installations themed around sexual abuse, Onat’s newest project – a performance