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Meet the feminist playwright who’s castrating rapists Off-Broadway

Hey lovelings, I've got wonderful news! My upcoming play, GYNX, is starting to get some press. Please check out my interview with Feminist Current, in which I talk about the challenges of being a female playwright, the state of modern feminism, and the necessity of rape-revenge stories like GYNX: GYNX is a story about women… Continue reading Meet the feminist playwright who’s castrating rapists Off-Broadway

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The Fifth Column News Interviews Alicen Grey

"Radical feminism is about exposing, understanding and challenging male supremacy. The ultimate goal is to liberate women from patriarchy, not to equalize us with males. There is an important distinction that needs to be made here. Male power does not come out of nowhere. It is an institutional force, manufactured through an intricate self-feeding web… Continue reading The Fifth Column News Interviews Alicen Grey

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Poetry as Spiritual Practice: An Interview with Alicen Grey | Mickey Z.

I had tried everything to make myself feel better in the aftermath of that nightmare - "happy pills," self-injury, meditation, support groups, even crystal therapy - but the one thing I had not tried yet was writing about it. The abuse had made me afraid to do the one thing I've always been confident doing, because the entire relationship relied on my abuser speaking over me and drowning out my voice. That's when I knew that the only way to heal would be to reclaim my words.