WayWORD Festival: Art is Activism

The WayWORD Festival, a student-led creative arts festival run by the WORD Centre at the University of Aberdeen is without a doubt, summed up with the expression “maximum effort, maximum reward,” in terms of the time and energy it took to get it all together, and the obstacles we overcame. The tagline we chose, “unconventional... Continue Reading →

Hysteria: Riot Grrl Edition!

This was my third time going to a Hysteria night, and I can safely say the extra tag of riot grrl was well-deserved. The atmosphere of Hysteria is first and foremost a safe one, but with each performer, the safety continued to mingle with a wonderful patriarchy-smashing hardcore. The Homoromantics, the long-anticipated headliner, performed after... Continue Reading →

Girls To The Front Fest Preview

Somehow this is now the third year of Girls To The Front Fest. This seven-hour event will feature distros, artwork, stalls, music, and a lot of opportunities to meet other like-minded ‘pissed-off and not going to take it anymore’ women. Christina Cassette and Ellie May of Run Into The Night are the act to see... Continue Reading →

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