Literature

Feminism abcs: adichie, beyoncé, and cyrus – can they really all be feminists?

Feminism abcs: adichie, beyoncé, and cyrus – can they really all be feminists?

Much digital ink has been spilled recently on the feminist stance of contemporary female pop stars. Since Beyoncé’s performance at the 2014 VMAs, when she sang in front of an enormous digital display that captioned Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s words from We Should All Be Feminists, we have seen a range of performers labeling themselves feminists.