Women and Gender in Musicals Week: ‘Chicago’

This is a guest review by Clint Waters. “From just some dumb mechanic’s wife, I’m gonna be Roxie. Who says murder’s not an art?” Roughly ten years ago, the Broadway musical Chicago was adapted for the silver screen by Bill Condon and directed by Rob Marshall. This film is oh-so appropriate for Women and Gender […]

Oscar Acceptance Speeches, 2003

Leading up to the 2011 Oscars, we’ll showcase the past twenty years of Oscar Acceptance Speeches by Best Actress winners and Best Supporting Actress winners. (Note: In most cases, you’ll have to click through to YouTube in order to watch the speeches, as embedding has been disabled at the request of copyright owners.)Best Actress Nominee: […]