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Whether programmers, Kino founders or festival curators, for our February issue we found 12 women who are shaking up the city’s cinema scene. The first: Final Girls Berlin (Feb 1-3 at Friedrichshain’s Ladenkino) curator Sara Neidorf. more

Jan 30, 2018 12:00 PM Interviews & Portraits

Intersectional feminism has hit the Berlin music scene! With the We Make Waves festival and conference on the horizon (Nov 9-11), we looked at initiatives that support female musicians and DJs while inviting other marginalised groups to the party. more

Nov 7, 2017 12:25 PM Culture

Need a shot of estrogen to counteract the pure masculinity of Rummelsnuff? June has you covered and then some. Here's our festival guide. more

May 30, 2017 4:30 PM , Concerts & Parties

Walter Crasshole empties his fag bag and vents on the issues of the day. This month: why it’s okay for gay men to flirt with straight girls. more

Dec 5, 2016 11:00 AM Features

End your November with art presented by the Akademie der Künste. Camaro Stiftung hosts 150 years of the Association of Berlin Women Artists, while AdK's Uncertain States has a number events, including "A World Not Ours" on Nov 17. more

Nov 16, 2016 3:45 PM Art & Exhibitions

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Photo by Karolina Spolniewski

Emerson is a human rights activist, a mum of three and wife of US Ambassador John B. Emerson. Emerson speaks at Women & Leadership: The Path Ahead on Wed, Oct 12, 7pm at the VW Forum. more

Oct 6, 2016 1:30 PM Interviews & Portraits

Alexandra Georgieva of the Friedrichstadt-Palast talks training the next generation of dancers and shares her take on sexism in theatre ahead of the second of our Palast-Talks, "Female Decision-Makers In Dance And Theatre" on Jun 2, 18:00. more

May 26, 2016 1:30 PM Theatre & Dance

All is not well in the land of Merkel. Despite Germany's progressive reputation, sexism is still alive and kicking. Meanwhile, Berlin's new wave of feminists are fighting their own battles... Read all about it in our May issue, on stands now! more

May 2, 2016 5:10 PM Features

Can you cover your head, stay home with the kids, sell your body to men... and still proudly champion women’s rights? These three Berliners can and do. more

May 2, 2016 1:45 PM , , Interviews & Portraits

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Anna Alex and Julia Bösch of online personal stylist The Outfittery.

Flowers, fashion, periods: why Berlin’s start-up scene sticks to traditional gender roles, and what can be done about it. more

May 2, 2016 12:45 PM Start-ups

Starting this Fri, May 6, it’s the Super Bowl of German theatre, a two-week celebration of 10 top plays – and this year, for the first time ever, Theatertreffen has reached gender parity. Here are the women to watch. Through May 22. more

May 2, 2016 12:15 PM Theatre & Dance

Berlin is so full of powerful, outspoken female directors, playwrights, artists and gallerists that you might think the gender gap doesn’t apply to stage and visual art. Our editors are here to tell you otherwise. more

May 2, 2016 11:00 AM , What's On

International Women's Day is coming up on Tuesday, Mar 8! But it's not just a day: true to Berlin form, there's almost a week's worth of events on offer. How will you show your solidarity? Here are a few suggestions, from the chill to the riotous. more

Mar 3, 2016 12:00 PM What's On

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