Jess McCabe

Watching Dragon Inn

A couple of days ago, I asked on Twitter if anyone knew of any feminist bloggers writing about wuxia films (a genre of Chinese period drama that revolves around...

Skunk Anansie come home

With Skin as their charismatic frontwoman, the "clit rock" of Skunk Anansie has a firm place in mid-1990s nostalgia. Jess McCabe attends a gig in Brixton in 2012 and finds them sounding better than ever ...

All change

It is all change at the moment on The F-Word's volunteer staff. I'm really sad to say goodbye to both Iman Qureshi, who is stepping down as fiction editor, and ...

Corin Tucker is still angry

Corin Tucker won the hearts of the riot grrls in raw and gutsy band Heavens To Betsy and (later) in Sleater-Kinney. Confirmed fan Jess McCabe throws critical caution to the wind as she listens to Corin's new album Kill My Blues ...

Weekly round-up

A day late and a dollar short, but here is our regular round-up of what's interesting and provocative. As ever, linking does not imply endorsement. Feminism ...

Your weekly roundup

Hello and welcome to this week's round-up! It's an exciting collection of interesting things. Standard disclaimer: linking does not apply complete agreement, or...

Jess McCabe

Editor at large