WORD Christchurch Festival 2016 Busted: Feminism and Pop Culture


New York-based BUST, launched as a small zine in the heady days of the Riot Grrl movement, has become a powerhouse of modern feminist culture, with Carrie Brownstein, Laverne Cox and Amy Schumer among its recent cover stars. This month publishing its 100th issue, the magazine was one of the founders of ‘girlie feminism,’ a third wave feminist strategy which re-evaluated and embraced traditional feminine activities. Co-founder and editor Debbie Stoller, who also wrote the ‘Stitch ‘n Bitch’ books, talks magazines, crafts and every wave of feminism with Charlotte Graham.

  • Release Date: October 25, 2016