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Gorgeous Valley of the Dolls Covers to Celebrate the Book's 50th Anniversary

By SparkLifeFebruary 10, 2016
Valley of the Dolls came out this day in 1966, and almost instantly became a best-seller. Everyone read the book; it... More  →
Gorgeous <i>Valley of the Dolls</i> Covers to Celebrate the Book's 50th Anniversary

The 2nd Place Winner of the SparkLife Identity Essay Contest!

By CheyFebruary 5, 2016
A Wild Tale of Gender, Sexual Orientation, and Identity Summer is usually the time of year when you enjoy your vacation from school,... More  →
The 2nd Place Winner of the SparkLife Identity Essay Contest!

Auntie SparkNotes: My Friends Tease Me for Being a Feminist

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 18, 2016
Hi Auntie! So I think I have a problem. I have a pretty close group of friends from high school, made up of... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Friends Tease Me for Being a Feminist

Why You Don't Hear About Female Dropouts Becoming Billionaire Entrepreneurs

By Emma W.December 29, 2015
I can name three successful female entrepreneurs off the top of my head—and I'm a feminist, who reads stuff about women on... More  →
Why You Don't Hear About Female Dropouts Becoming Billionaire Entrepreneurs

The 11 SCARIEST Women in History

By Emma W.October 19, 2015
In preparation for Halloween, I thought back on all the ~*~SpOoKy~*~women of times past, the ones who haunt history with their unnatural... More  →
The 11 SCARIEST Women in History

Sound the Keyboards and Shout it Out: Women in STEM Rule! It's Ada Lovelace Day!

By Noah AppelbaumOctober 13, 2015
Today might be the most exciting day of the year. Why? Because it's Ada Lovelace Day! Today we celebrate... More  →
Sound the Keyboards and Shout it Out: Women in STEM Rule! It's Ada Lovelace Day!

Auntie SparkNotes: My Boyfriend Hates Feminism

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 6, 2015
Dear Auntie, My boyfriend and I are in university, and have been together for a few months, and best friends for a couple... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Boyfriend Hates Feminism

Louisa May Alcott's Journals Offer Definitive Proof That She Was a Total Badass

By Jessie GaynorSeptember 30, 2015
Happy birthday to Little Women! Louisa May Alcott's novel—which has convinced generations of brats that revenge is a dish best served hot hot... More  →
Louisa May Alcott's Journals Offer Definitive Proof That She Was a Total Badass

Hey, Unconscious Gender Bias! Quit Trying to Ruin Math for Girls

By Jessie GaynorSeptember 4, 2015
Look, we've all got unconscious biases. If you say you don't you're probably some kind of turtle. Because all turtles are liars.... More  →
Hey, Unconscious Gender Bias! Quit Trying to Ruin Math for Girls

Debate Club: The "Free the Nipple" Argument, Illustrated With Miley Cyrus's VMA Costumes

By Janet ManleySeptember 1, 2015
Lately, the world has put a lot of pearl-clutching into discussion of topless ladies in New York's Times Square (they're... More  →
Debate Club: The "Free the Nipple" Argument, Illustrated With Miley Cyrus's VMA Costumes