Hayao Miyazaki and the Art of Being a Woman: Gabrielle Bellot writes about the film of Hayao Miyazaki and how their depictions of female protagonist helped her be at home in hErb own skin. Excellent piece about transgender identity and acceptance.
Margaret Atwood on dystopias: She comments drily on the Trump aggression in America: “Trump has brought out a huge pushback that was originally against immigrants. Now it has shifted to being very misogynistic, partly because of Hillary Clinton. You have not seen anything like this since the 17th-century witchhunts, quite frankly.”