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Singer-Songwriters

Writing the Songs of their Generations

Carole King and Regina Spektor

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Carole King and Regina Spektor
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Carole King and Regina Spektor

Regina Spektor

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Regina Spektor
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Regina Spektor

Carole King

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Carole King
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Carole King

Is Grease Sexist?

I once told a friend of mine that I think Grease is horribly sexist because the plot is basically: girl changes herself to get the guy. He responded, “I always thought it was her throwing off negative social norms. It’s not like the whole goody two shoes thing was good.” His sentiments versus my own are the crux of the argument about whether Grease is a sexist movie, or one that supports feminist ideals. 

"Grease" Rehearsal

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Photograph from a rehearsal during a production of the musical "Grease" in Amsterdam.
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Photograph from a rehearsal during a production of the musical "Grease" in Amsterdam.

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