“I think just scaling down notions of grandeur is already such a big step and understanding that maybe for you, a two week trip is really big thing but for the people who you’re going to, two weeks is just a blink of the eye and it’s not going to make that much of a difference, no matter how much great work you do.” Sarika Bansal
“No fight was done overnight,” says María Florencia Alcaraz, one of the founding members of Ni Una Menos.
“On the one hand, I like the term ‘green wave’ because the tide comes, and it sweeps you in. But it also comes and goes, and this movement is here to stay, and it is not that it comes and goes like the tide,” reflects Mac Dougall.
“If you go out into the streets in Sweden and say, “Do you want gender equality?” Everyone says yes. However, there are no policies that bring us to those goals,” says Gudrun.
“It was definitely a really big shift! It was kind of a combination of factors that compelled my decision”, says Maryalice Aymong about her career change.
WAF editors interview Robin Becker, the internationally acclaimed dancer and choreographer who has pushed the boundaries of contemporary dance.