Why do people identify the way they do? Our identity is fluid, continually negotiated, expressed, repressed and performed. Although we cannot easily change our biology, we can choose to be part of a subculture, pierce or tattoo our body, adopt a fashion, style or behaviour. Who are we really?
While merely hocus pocus and wishful thinking to some, others consider magic to be the ‘Science and Art of causing Change to occur in conformity with Will’. The magician uses ritual, symbol, language and art to transform their own consciousness and culture-at-large.
Taboo no more, feminism is all over the media, and it’s a hot topic. Why is feminism so important? What does it mean to be a feminist? And why is it such a controversial subject? It’s now 2017 and women are still discriminated against — let’s do something about it!
Come and explore the idea of Gender Performativity. What does it really mean to ‘dress like a woman’? When someone tells you to ‘be a man’, what do you think of? Time to learn about and break free from the constraints of these social ideologies, and think about gender in a completely different way!