Last night I attended a special preview screening of Taryn Brumfitt's new film Embrace.Read more
Trondheim, a city in Norway, has taken action to fight negative body image issues by addressing the barrage of advertising featuring semi-naked models and images that have been digitally altered.
Have you heard? Now there is even a company that sells thigh gap jewellery. But wait....there's a catch.
A “global lifestyle brand” (Guess.com, 2016) founded by brothers Paul and Maurice Marciano, GUESS is renowned for its iconic adverts featuring models such as Claudia Schiffer, Anna Nicole Smith, Priyanka Chopra, and, more recently, Tori Praver, Kate Upton, and Gigi Hadid.Read more
“BUST: 87-90cm, WAIST: 70-73cm, HIP (at widest point): 97-100cm, HEIGHT: 165cm or taller.”Read more
Collective Shout's Caitlin Roper spoke up when she spotted a home reader for 5 year olds called "Mum's Diet"Read more
The portrayal of women in Zoo Weekly
The piece 'Zoo Identity' is a compilation of written descriptors of women taken directly from the March 2015 issue of Zoo Australia. I endeavoured to communicate the impact of zoo and its portrayal of females on my own identity formation as a young woman.Read more
‘Despite being known for its overtly sexual content and verbally abusive teaching tactics, Dance Moms fever has infected the country’Read more
We were recently contacted by a mother who was concerned about some games her daughter found online. The games featured characters from Frozen as being pregnant - in this case 'Elsa' - and the object of the game is to assist the character in giving birth.Read more
A new study from Flinders University has found that little girls are adopting potentially sexualised behaviours usually associated with teenage girls.Read more