Nerd.Vomit.: Twilight & The Hunger Games

(This post is a part of my Nerd.Vomit series, which will analyze popular television shows from a feminist perspective and analyze the portrayal of female characters in terms of character development and plot device.) Twilight, Stephenie Meyer The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins When I was 14, I read Stephanie Meyer’s Twilight. Guys, I fell in love. When … Continue reading

In the Garden of English Roses

Ugly. Is irrelevant. It is an immeasurable insult to a woman, and then supposedly the worst crime you can commit as a woman. But ugly, as beautiful, is an illusion” – Margaret Cho, Comedian – – A few weeks ago, actor Dustin Hoffman made headlines when a clip from an interview gained popularity online. In the clip, … Continue reading