Jenna Browne is a writer, actor, college student, and avid movie watcher based in Chicago, Illinois. She loves dogs, Bob's Burgers, and fighting for social justice. Prior to ForthWrite, she was a contributor to Bold Magazine. She is opinionated, enthusiastic, loud, and hopes to one day be a writer/actor for SNL.
Following the #MeToo and Time’s Up movement, the 90th Oscars attempted to shine light on the long time covered up sexual assaults all too common in Hollywood. Casey Affleck, last year’s Oscar winning lead actor, strayed from tradition in skipping this year’s ceremony, in light of previous co-stars accusing him of sexual assault. Instead, Jennifer Lawrence and Jodie Foster presented… Continue reading "When Frances McDormand and Kobe Bryant Both Win Oscars"
“Feminism says as a woman in my arena you are not my competition. As a woman, in my arena, your light doesn’t make mine any dimmer”. Blood Orange samples the poet Ashlee Haze on their new album Freetown Sound, and this bit specifically is from the song “By Ourselves”. Haze puts forth the ever important idea that women should not… Continue reading "Let’s Get Rid of the Burn Book Already"