Table of Contents June/July 2018
Creative visionary and musical revolutionary Erykah Badu has always been ahead of her time.
By Jamia Wilson 25 Top Feminist Pop-Culture Moments from the Past 25 Years
Our fave cultural happenings that erupted and disrupted while we’ve been making
BUST. Talented AF
Swedish painter Hilma af Klint created some of the very first examples of abstract art. So why hasn’t anyone heard of her?
By Miss Rosen Write On
Multitalented provocateur Amber Tamblyn’s explosive new novel,
Any Man, is tackling rape culture head-on. By Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz Devil’s Advocates
Feminists interested in speaking out and bucking the status quo are finding a surprising new home—in Satanism.
By Christine Colby Come As You Are
Do you remember what lewks were all the rage when
BUST was born? We do! Photographed by Tamara Gajic, Styled by Heather Newberger
PHOTOS: JOEL BARHAMAND (HEATHER BUCKLEY); TAMARA GAJIC (’90S FASHION); CARLI WENTWORTH (OAHU, HAWAII); ILLUSTRATION: HANNAH LI BROADCAST
Betty Gilpin is lighting up
GLOW; #DisabledAndCute; Claws’ Karrueche Tran; and more. The Hotness: Summer’s most major pop-culture moments.
By Emily Rems Boy du Jour: Tituss Burgess is not who you think he is.
By Erika W. Smith Pop Quiz: Twenty-five years of
BUST Magazine! By Emily Rems Bra-ometer: Feminist news at a glance.
By Solange Castellar REAL LIFE
Marvelous macramé; being a postpartum pal; composting 101; and more.
Caking Bad: Tricked out almond milk ice cream.
By Terry Hope Romero You Go, Girl: Say “Aloha” to Oahu, Hawaii!
By Valerie Bronte LOOKS
Fashion advice from Brooklyn artist Alok; curly-hair-care tips from The Doux; freshen your face with a DIY massage; and more.
Booty Call: ‘Tis the season for day drinking.
By Callie Watts Good Stuff: Travel essentials for gals on-the-go.
By Stephanie J. THE BUST GUIDE
Music: Reviews; plus the return of Lily Allen!
Remember That Summer in Eighth Grade with RBG? Books: Reviews; plus the women changing entertainment one show at a time.
A peek inside Austria’s legal sex trade; and more.
Questions for the Queen: Kink “munch” events and snacking on ass.
By Dr. Carol Queen One-Handed Read: Over Caffeinated.
By Ginger Snapped Whore-O-Scopes: Hey baby, what’s your sign?
By Sonia Ana Ortiz THE BACK
X Games: Consensual Language.
By Tracy Bennett Parting Glance: “WCW.”
By Nina Chanel Abney