Rhiannon Thomas

Writing about fiction from a feminist perspective

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Movies

Easy A

 Over the Christmas break, I rewatched the comedy Easy A (thank you, Netflix!). For those who are unfamiliar, Easy A is a teen movie about a girl named Olive, who lies to her best friend about losing her virginity, and instantly becomes the focus of her school’s gossip mill. When a gay  ...

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Disney Disney Princess Series Movies

Peter Pan

This article is part of a series looking at Disney princess movies, from the first to the latest, to see whether they are as “anti-feminist” as some might claim. Bechdel Pass: Yes Number of female characters: 4, plus assorted mermaids and a dog. Female characters’ goals: not to grow up.  ...

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