Post Tagged with: "feminism"

BLOGGING THE FEMININE MYSTIQUE

Watch Out, Boy, She’ll Chew You Up

Watch Out, Boy, She’ll Chew You Up

Chapter Four: The Passionate Journey Or, R-E-S-P-E-C-T Friedan takes a chapter here to back up and pay respek to the lady warriors who came before her, namely those feminists of the First Wave who fought for rights like property ownership, […]

by × May 10, 2013 ×

BLOGGING THE FEMININE MYSTIQUE

Women Deserve an Identity Crisis Too

Women Deserve an Identity Crisis Too

Chapter Three: The Crisis in Woman’s Identity Or, I Know You Are But Who Am I? Thesis alert! We finally get it on page 77, at which point a journalism professor would already have given Friedan an F for burying […]

by × April 24, 2013 ×

BLOGGING THE FEMININE MYSTIQUE

The Happy (Heh) Housewife Heroine

The Happy (Heh) Housewife Heroine

Chapter Two: The Happy Housewife Heroine Or, “Et tu, Ladies’ Home Journal?” One of the most disturbing things Friedan points out in chapter two of TFM is how neck-snappingly fast the feminine ideal changed from the plucky, independent, individualistic, working […]

by × April 9, 2013 ×

ZOMBIES!

Going Through Walking Dead Withdrawal? Ease the Pain With These Zombie Epics

Going Through Walking Dead Withdrawal? Ease the Pain With These Zombie Epics

The Season 3 finale of The Walking Dead aired yesterday, which means millions of fans are going through the torturous process of zombie withdrawal. To ease that pain a little, I’ve come up with three extraordinary zombie fiction series to […]

by × April 1, 2013 ×

BLOGGING THE FEMININE MYSTIQUE

Blogging The Feminine Mystique

Blogging The Feminine Mystique

Why am I doing this? Because I’m a lazy post-feminist who’s never read it. You want the long answer?

by × March 14, 2013 ×

NONFICTION

Why Is Everyone Attacking Sheryl Sandberg?

Why Is Everyone Attacking Sheryl Sandberg?

The premise of the Lean In Circle is simple: once a month, groups of a dozen or so women gather for education and conversation, and snacks, in a bid to forge collective assault on the glass ceiling. Rallying the charge […]

by × February 26, 2013 ×