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What post-feminism?

At the risk of being a humourless feminist, I am sick of the marginal and flippant role that lesbians are cast in during LGBTQ media. Pride, an otherwise beautiful film, portrays lesbians as one dimensional trophies in mens groups, and women’s … Continue reading

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The Myth of the Dying Swan

Illness is usually portrayed in media and literature as being soporific – peaceful, if a bit grimy, mostly painted with linen and figures slipping in and out of sleep.  That follows through from the death of Little Nell right through … Continue reading

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