Topic: bechdel test


Princess Leia

Princess Leia: My First Feminist Role Model

Princess Leia was another kind of princess altogether: tough, capable, and resourceful. Instead of waiting in a castle somewhere doing needlepoint, she spied for ... [ more ]

Princess Leia was another kind of princess altogether: tough, capable, and resourceful. Instead of ... [ more ]

Princess Leia was another kind of princess altogether: tough, capable, and resourceful. Instead of waiting in a castle somewhere ... [ more ]

Terry Pratchett Books

Was Terry Pratchett a Feminist?

In his Discworld novels, Terry Pratchett pointed out the absurdity of the cultural expectations of femininity while portraying the very real strength and value ... [ more ]

In his Discworld novels, Terry Pratchett pointed out the absurdity of the cultural expectations ... [ more ]

In his Discworld novels, Terry Pratchett pointed out the absurdity of the cultural expectations of femininity while portraying the ... [ more ]

Poster for Catching Fire

Hunger Games: Catching Fire Meets Hunger for Female Representation

by Jessica Critcher I managed to get tickets to a Hunger Games / Hunger Games: Catching Fire opening night double feature this week. As ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher I managed to get tickets to a Hunger Games / Hunger ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher I managed to get tickets to a Hunger Games / Hunger Games: Catching Fire opening night ... [ more ]

Zero Dark Thirty. Strong Female Character, But Dangerous Messages

by A. Lynn. Cross-posted from Nerdy Feminist with permission. So I started writing this piece yesterday. I came home all amped up from having ... [ more ]

by A. Lynn. Cross-posted from Nerdy Feminist with permission. So I started writing this ... [ more ]

by A. Lynn. Cross-posted from Nerdy Feminist with permission. So I started writing this piece yesterday. I came home ... [ more ]