International Women's Day

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2012

    Pussy Riot Members Sentenced to Two Years for Anti-Putin Punk Prayer!

    See Also:*Mare Is a Rapper Hell-Bent on Equality for Women in Mexico *OC Rock 'n' Roll Camp for Girls Postponed Until Next Summer*Five Feminist Anthems for International Women's Day!Sitting inside a glass enclosure, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, Maria Alyokhina and Yekaterina Samutsevich smiled today as a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2012

    Five Feminist Anthems for International Women's Day!

    ​Around the world, every March 8 marks International Women's Day. In case you weren't up on game, that's what today's Google Doodle and Twitter trending is all about. In the United States, this year's International Women's Day comes at a time when somehow contraception is a hot political issue of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2012

    'Now This is SanTana' Exhibit Offers a Photographic Vision of the City

    ​As tomorrow marks International Women's Day, a new photography exhibit Now This is SanTana is set to open in the city's downtown at El Centro Cultural de Mexico. Through the lens of a camera, Zuleica Zepeda, a local award-winning Xicana indigenous artist and photographer, has collected a series o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2011

    Sexual Harassment at Grrl Fair? Organizers Plan Protest

    Loopy Bautista​ The tenth anniversary of Santa Ana's Grrl Fair event was supposed to be a joyous occasion. As I wrote for the Weekly, organizers hoped to put last year's cancellation soap opera behind them with a searing headlining performance by Long Beach's Bella Novela. Unfortunately, controver ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    A Gallery Guide to Saturday's Grrl Fair!

    ​Tuesday marked the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day and this Saturday you can continue the celebrations at the 10th annual Grrl Fair in Santa Ana. The Riot Grrrl inspired musical, artistic and educational event featured in the pages of the current edition of the OC Weekly out today ... More >>

  • Music

    March 10, 2011

    Grrl Fair Is Back

    Picking up the pieces after last year's fiasco, the event finds a home in the Santora Arts Building

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2011

    [UPDATED: Lineup Announced] Grrl Fair Already Planning for Its 10th Anniversary

    ​UPDATE, FEB. 8, 12:28 P.M.: Over the weekend, Grrl Fair announced the lineup of bands ready to rock the event's 10th anniversary. Nine bands in total, ranging from blues and rock to mariachi music, will perform amidst feminist-themed workshops and more (to be announced) during the Grrl Fair colle ... More >>

  • Music

    January 27, 2011

    Grrl Fair Turns 10

    [Mental Notes] Also, a new drummer for A7F, a new name for the Grove, and new nominees for the OCMAs

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    March 12, 2009
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    January 10, 2008

    Bikini Thrill

    Grrl Fair