Kathleen Hanna ’91: She’s Still Magic


Poet, Singer, Feminist Icon – Kathleen Hanna, ’91

In the Seattle Times: a review of the new documentary film about Evergreen’s own Kathleen Hanna, ’91. 

Director Sini Anderson’s inspiring documentary, “The Punk Singer,” opens with a spoken-word performance at The Evergreen State College in Olympia by Kathleen Hanna, in which the riot-grrrl pioneer speaks publicly about dealing with abuse in her life. “I am your worst nightmare come to life / I’m the girl you can’t shut up / There’s not a guy big enough to handle this mouth.” It’s a powerful scene that shows just how valiant and determined Hanna is to speak her mind in order to effect change. Read the full review.

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