@FeministTaylorSwift Brings Feminist Undertones to Taylor Swift Lyrics

Do you find Taylor Swift to be just a tad too complacent for your tastes? Well, the latest novelty Twitter account to pop up remixes Taylor Swift lyrics with sharp feminist theory. And, we’re kind of addicted.

Clara Beyer, a rising senior at Brown University, had no intent to be the next run-a-way Twitter hit. The idea started like this:

Then a few minutes later Clara’s friend, Kevin Carty, called to make sure she was going through with the idea.

@FeministTaylorSwift came to being with a bio that riffed off of Taylor Swift’s own Twitter Bio.

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And, then her first tweet:

And the rest is history. As of this moment @FeministTaylorSwift has about 86,267 followers and growing. The account is striking a chord with people… maybe because Taylor Swift’s lyrics could be interpreted as anti-feminist? Perhaps.

In all, here’s my favorite tweet:

or maybe it’s this one:

or maybe this one?

What’s your favorite tweet? Let us know below in the comments!

If you want to read up on an interview with Clara, check out this interview here on the Daily Dot! 


The moment I realized I had forced all my friends to watch AfroSquad, I knew that talking about Internet culture was where I was meant to be. Between reddit, Nat&Marie and eating junk food, there's just enough time for my personal blog Karmacake.com. That is all. That is it. Oh. Instagram: Karmacake

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