Monthly Archives: July 2014

Body

My husband, friends, and I have been having a lot of discussions regarding the physical depictions of comic book characters in film, largely in response to the pictures that have come out of Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman. There have … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Badass ladies #2

In the recent movie Edge of Tomorrow, a movie very strongly revolving around Tom Cruise’s character Lt. Col. Bill Cage, there is a secondary character who makes her presence so central that she feels like a lead. Emily Blunt’s character … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Strong female badass #1: Sarah Connor

Happy 4th of July! I just came out of a film screening of the theatrical release of Terminator 2, and I have a badass lady to tell you about. Sarah Connor is someone easily identified as a strong female character … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Strong female characters

There are a lot of issues around women’s rights and feminism recently. Issues like access to birth control, freedom from sexual assault, and the female body in the media and advertising (and body issues in general) have all been keeping … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Updates

Several updates are in order. It’s been a busy time but it’s lightening up a bit. Basically I finished one work program, have the next one lined up but there’s a month off in between. Some of that month has … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment