Teddy girls were working class gals who often left school at 14 or 15, heading straight to careers in offices or factories.
Monthly Archives: September 2011
Day in the life of young maiko. Maiko are apprentice geishas, the literal translation is ‘dance child’.
You may have seen the essential dark arts 1980s movie Teen Witch, but have you caught the 1972 Czech teen witch flick Dívka na Koštěti?
A year of youth driven unrest in the UK; Students protesting about rising school fees, young Londoners rioting about police brutality, and teens marching against spending cuts.
Choo Chooooo is the sound of freedom to teenage wanderlusters.
Iranian filmmaker Samira Makhmalbaf made her first feature length movie at the age of 17.
Damien Wayne Echols
There was a gross miscarriage of justice when goth teenager Damien Wayne Echols and his friends were convicted of brutally murdering three boys at Robin Hoods Hill in West Memphis, Arkansas.
That’s right, a binder filled with tips and advice for teenage girls.
Supercute!: Lollipops & Marshmallows
Full disclosure: I have an ugly candy habit.
Co-ed proms (women only) were not uncommon in the 1920s, often the big social event of the season.