My Feminist Life in GIFS: The only Black girl in class

1.) When returning back from my summer vacation and visiting my neighbor, and I’m like: But then he stops me before I leave and says, “so what do you think about the whole Trayvon Martin thing?” And I’m like: 2.) Roomate: OMGSH! I have a video to show you! I think you might really like … Continue reading

Catching Fire and the thing about “strong female characters”

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.  Warning: This post features major point spoilers  Late last November, the second film installment of the Hunger Games hit theatres in the U.S. … Continue reading