The Cultural Curator

Bringing you thoughts on feminism, fashion, food, current affairs, and other cultural goodies…

Category Archives: Current Affairs


I first penned this blog post back in 2013, when I came face-to-face with my feminism and my desire (or, perhaps more accurately, my need?) to be a champion for … Continue reading

January 21, 2017 · 2 Comments

Minimum Wage is Raised… Minds are Blown.

If you’re a loyal follower of my blog, then it’s no secret to you that I have a serious love/loathe relationship with the fashion industry… I love that fashion is … Continue reading

February 20, 2014 · 2 Comments

An Interview with ‘Cause of Death: Woman’ Founder, Karin Alfredsson

Last week, I sat down with Swedish writer and journalist Karin Alfredsson, Regional Director of We Effect, at her Lusaka-based office, to discuss Cause of Death: Woman, a virtual photojournalism … Continue reading

November 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Fast Fashion: Do Better. Demand Better.

I can’t count the number of times that I have walked into a ‘fast fashion’ store (H&M, Forever 21, Zara, etc.), and walked out feeling like, in that moment, I … Continue reading

May 8, 2013 · 4 Comments

You Don’t Have a Phobia, Dude. You’re Just an A**Hole.

I’m tired. Tired of all the negativity and trash talk. Tired of people who can’t or, rather, choose not to find their ‘words’, tired of ‘homophobia’ (you’re afraid of the … Continue reading

April 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Happy International Women’s Day!

You didn’t think I forgot, did ya? I’m raising a glass of champagne (ok, you caught me… it’s a glass of my morning orange juice) to women (and girls!) all … Continue reading

March 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

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February 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

I Learn, You Learn, We All Learn… Together.

Just when I said I’d had enough of school, my crazy-ass self has decided to hit the books… again. After months on-end of masters research and thesis writing, I vowed … Continue reading

February 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

The True Story of the ‘Shekel Scammer’…

Over six years ago, on Monday July 24th, 2006, I was approached by a man on the New York City subway, as I was heading down to Brooklyn for an … Continue reading

January 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

My Birthday Wish

Yesterday, July 20th, was my 27th birthday. When the clock struck midnight, I was in the home of one of my closest friends, Sarah, in Toronto, Canada. We were sitting … Continue reading

July 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

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