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September 2013

MAKERS October: Finding Your Inner Strength

We're excited to announce that October's MAKERS theme is finding your inner strength.  Read More »

Win a Signed Copy of "Nashville" Season 1 DVD Set!

Last week we introduced you to new MAKER Callie Khouri, and this week we get to celebrate the season 2 premiere of the hit ABC drama she created, Nashville! Read More »

About Face: Military Service and Miss America

I fully admit it—I’m steeped in judgment about beauty pageants as an industry, and I still wrestle with assumptions about the women and girls who participate in them. Read More »

You're Invited to MAKERS Twitter Chat with Oscar-Winning Writer Callie Khouri!

Not only do we get to share new MAKER Callie Khouri's incredible story as a woman in Hollywood with you today, but we're also talking with Callie LIVE on Twitter and you're invited! Read More »

"New Girl" Season 2 DVD Giveaway!

Last week we introduced you to new MAKER Zooey Deschanel, and this week we get to celebrate the season 3 premiere of her hit comedy series New Girl! Read More »

Remembering 9-11 in a Foreign Land: The Importance of Continuing to Tell Our Stories

Since surviving 9-11 as a first responder (New York City fire officer), I have only been away from New York City a couple of times on the anniversary of 9-11. The first time (probably five years after) I was in Indiana at a family reunion. But I felt really disconnected from my family members. Read More »

September MAKERS: Women in Hollywood

Lights! Camera! Action! September for MAKERS means celebrating the female movers and shakers of Hollywood. Read More »

10 Female TV Characters Who Were Ahead of Their Time

It's hard to believe there was a time when you couldn't show a pregnant woman on television or a single, professional African American mother and the idea of a college-educated woman choosing to focus on her career instead of immediately finding a husband was considered too much of a stretch! Read More »

Game, Set, Match! Talking Tennis with Martina Navratilova

With the U.S. Open in full swing, we sat down with upcoming MAKER and tennis legend Martina Navratilova to talk a little tennis.  Read More »