Ratched: Ryan Murphy Calls Cuckoos Nest Prequel Series A Feminist Horror Story

Ratched: Ryan Murphy Calls 'Cuckoo's Nest' Prequel Series "A Feminist Horror Story"

She’s a great, great villain, very misunderstood.”Murphy's interest was sparked by a viewing of Milos Forman's 1975 film where the writer/director/producer looked at the story from Nurse Ratched's perspective: “How did she get that way? What made her do that? How do you become a sociopath? Most people are not born that way.” As has been[...]

Get to Know Women Who Changed the World With Whos She

Get to Know Women Who Changed the World With 'Who's She?'

A few years ago a friend of mine asked a question that shook me up a bit. "Can you name five female scientists?" "Of course I can!" was my immediate answer, followed by a bit of mental triangulation. Doctor Sally Ride was easy; she was a very prominent astronaut when I was a kid. And […]

Holly Marie Combs Isnt Too Charmed with CW Reboot

Holly Marie Combs Isn't Too 'Charmed' with CW Reboot

Just No" While Combs is concerned with protecting the creative integrity of the original series and that the network is only looking to cash in on the current social climate, it was the positioning of the pilot as a “feminist” version of Charmed that particularly irked her:The new Charmed pilot comes from Jane the Virgin creator/showrunner[...]

Red Girls: A Gonzo Feminist Generational Mystery &#8211 Look It Moves by Adi Tantimedh

Red Girls: A Gonzo Feminist Generational Mystery – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

And a feminist generational novel about the changing face of Japanese society as represented by its women There’s actually a literary convention in Asian fiction to have women symbolise the times and hardships of society, as seen in movies like Insect Woman, directed by Shohei Imamura, and Life of Oharu and Street of Shame directed[...]

J Scott Campbell And Wonder Womans New Shoulder Pads

J Scott Campbell And Wonder Woman's New Shoulder Pads

Here are the first responses. Jesse Garza Pretty soon they're put a scarf over her hair.Travis Newman They are bending to the will of Tumblr sjw and bloggers who, for the most part, don't read or buy the books or have any intention of doing so.Jesse Garza Don't forget angry Feminists!J Scott Campbell I'm very happy[...]