Roseanne/Angry: Rage is a Feminist Issue

Amira H. Eating Hotdogs in Instant Photo Booth when Pissed Off (2012)

Amira H. Eating Hotdogs in Instant Photo Booth when Pissed Off (2012)

Roseanne/Angry: Rage is a Feminist Issue

Roseanne nestled in the warmed couch cushion between valium-laced Leave it to Beaver, re-runs of motherhood and the rise of the MILF. In those days feminism felt it had achieved something: a woman was able to say – on air – that she was fat, bored and generally pissed off, without being derailed. Fittingly, the recent exhibition at Adelaide’s Format Gallery Roseanne/Angry uses the TV show as a springboard from which to review the relevance of feminist frustrations and to underline the cultural capital of outrage… See more at: http://www.dasplatforms.com/das_five_cent/roseanneangry-rage-is-a-feminist-issue/#sthash.4mBRdAs5.dpuf
Kate White for Das 500