The Cultural Curator

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

Category Archives: Feminism


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

Holiday Gift Guide: 12 Gifts that ‘Give Back’

Whether you’re looking to spend a little (or a lot!) this holiday season, we all know how overwhelming gift giving can be. Finding that ‘perfect’ piece is enough to make … Continue reading

December 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Local Design, Global Mind…

There’s an old adage that goes ‘you get what you pay for’… But not until you’ve actually sat in on the production of a good do you necessarily understand what … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

You Can Call Me ‘Queen Bee’

I profess. Though it doesn’t occur frequently, every now and again, I form a serious ‘girl crush’… a girl so absurdly cool, she warrants my undivided attention and praise. I … Continue reading

November 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

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

When in Africa…

It’s been a mere two-and-a-half weeks since I set up shop in Zambia and, suffice it to say, this is the longest amount of time I have spent, consecutively, in … Continue reading

June 19, 2013 · 1 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

Shame On Us

I woke up this morning with something on my mind. And it’s been on the minds of others, as well. I know this because, ever since Lena Dunham (of Girls … Continue reading

February 11, 2013 · 2 Comments


I’ve been fighting an ‘inner struggle’ lately that constantly has me re-evaluating how ’empowered’ I really am. I’m forever telling my female friends how beautiful they are, how their curvy hips actually … Continue reading

July 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

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