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Joan Rivers’ feminist legacy still felt today

Joan Rivers’ feminist legacy still felt today

By Sean Hickey, Staff Writer

November 6, 2014


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Joan Rivers paved the way for female comedians to start exploring feminist issues

Female comedians challenge gender stereotypes

Female comedians challenge gender stereotypes

By Talia Milavetz, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2014


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Female comedians are challenging stereotypes for women

Stop Saying Women Are Not Funny, They Are

Stop Saying Women Are Not Funny, They Are

By Lena Rawley, Staff Columnist

September 18, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

This ridiculous stigma surrounding female comics taints every joke they tell.

In Remembrance: Joan Rivers’ life and comedic contributions

In Remembrance: Joan Rivers’ life and comedic contributions

By Mary Ann Odete, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2014


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

The late Joan Rivers was a multi-talented professional, a pioneer, and truly original comedic voice.