Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?

The title of this meetup comes from feminist critic Linda Nochlin’s 1971 essay of the same name. She posed her admittedly provocative question to bring attention to women’s accomplishments in art history. Her answer encompasses the nature of genius, the economics of artistic production, and the ways aesthetic standards are shaped. Nochlin, who had a…

Feminism, Socialism, and Cyborgs; Oh My!

Monday June 27 6-8 pm at the Harold Washington Library 6th Floor South Study Room Add to your calendar RSVP RSVP list is currently full. Check back for future events, or follow us on Twitter to be in the loop about future events. Drinks, food, or coffee will be shared after–kinda like a celebration of getting…