Girls Against God
Debut Issue Launch
July 14, 2013
Printed Matter, New York, NY, launched the first issue of Girls Against God (or G.A.G.), a biannual feminist arts magazine from Bianca Casady of CocoRosie and artist Anne Sherwood Pundyk.
The event featured readings by issue contributors:
Anne Sherwood Pundyk
and a special appearance by
G.A.G. is a boldly feminist exploration and multi-generational endeavor, deploying the arts to illuminate the oppressive, obsolete nature of traditional, male-defined religions and other patriarchal institutions. “We must resist and reinvent,” Casady declares.
The debut issue is a colorful tabloid-sized print publication, showcasing provocative, original artwork alongside comprehensive essays and interviews with an international cadre of artists.
G.A.G. Issue 1 contributors include: Antony, Gabby Bess, Melanie Bonajo, Vaginal Davis, Yasmine Hadan, Emely Neu, Kembra Pfahler, Marguerite Stern, Alexyss K. Tylor; and contributions from Johanna Constantine, Mary Hanlon, Julie Higonnet, Molly O’Brien, Chloe Olewitz, Alice O’Malley, Kara L. Rooney, and Jean Marc Ruellan.
Girls Against God is published by Capricious.
All photos by Mike Bailey-Gates and Claire Christerson.