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grrl

A female who spends a lot of time online and is knowledgeable about technology.
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Along with her acceptance of the Riot Grrrl ethic, Kat demonstrates her new third-wave perspective near the end of the film by attending the Padua High prom.
US-born Kat was the driving force behind early-90s riot grrrl pioneers Babes in Toyland who toured incessantly with the likes of Nirvana, Dinosaur Junior and Sonic Youth.
A short time later, in 1991, Hanna started Bikini Kill, just as the Riot Grrrl movement was attracting young women across America.
And while he briefly touches on women as zine producers, he offers a very limited analysis, focussing solely on zines coming out of the Riot Grrrl movement.
THANKS FOR YOUR evocative interview with Ani DiFranco ("Anything But the Grrrl," by Rocky Kidd, May-June 2002)
her early and uncollected poetry, Early Grrrl, in 1999.
There are similarities between riot grrrl and ecogrrrl identities and cultural practices.
In an eng rossing essay that provides a welcome window into the underground rock scene, Theo Cateforis and Elena Humphreys explore Riot Grrrl New York City, a chapter of the larger musical activist movement called riot grrrl begun in 1992.
Second Wave leaders, with a few named exceptions (like Steinem), fail to listen to the younger generation, don't read grrrl zines, refuse to check out young feminists' web sites, and don't seek their input.
Riot Grrrl is a loosely affiliated group of young, generally punkish, take-no-prisoners feminists who publish zines, play in bands, make art, produce radio shows, maintain mailing lists, create Websites and sometimes just get together and talk about our lives and being women in contemporary society.
Patterson hurls at us a horde of Amazons with attitude in riot grrrl dress.
MUSIC Kamikaze Girls Leeds/London Riot Grrrl duo bring their fuzz rock to Cardiff.