SONIC ACTS FESTIVAL - THE NOISE OF BEING
Laurie Penny - Feminism Against Fascism
26 February 2017 - De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Feminism, like many political movements, is science fictional by nature. How can utopian ideas - including ideas about justice - carry us through the darkest times and inspire art and action?
Laurie Penny is an award-winning journalist, essayist, public speaker, writer, activist, internet nanocelebrity and author of six books, including Unspeakable Things (Bloomsbury 2014), Everything Belongs To The Future (Tor, 2016) and Bitch Doctrine (Bloomsbury, 2017). Laurie writes essays, columns, features and gonzo journalism about politics, social justice, pop culture, feminism, technology and mental health.