body image / feminism / May 2015: Women's Bodies

Beauty or Brains – why does this dichotomy still exist?

I went to a Catholic, all-girls school from the age of two. I’d like to say I found God or myself there but I didn’t; all I discovered was the existence of a stereotype that said women must choose between being pretty or smart. I was a very nerdy, lonely and slightly impertinent child who didn’t have many … Continue reading