Ink-Stained Amazons and Cinematic Warriors: Superwomen in Modern Mythology

Ink-Stained Amazons and Cinematic Warriors: Superwomen in Modern Mythology

Jennifer K. Stuller


In this complete historical past, inquiry, critique, and reference advisor, Stuller argues that Superwomen, from ask yourself girl to Charlie’s Angels, are greater than simply love pursuits or sidekicks who stand by means of their supermen. She indicates how the feminine hero in smooth mythology has damaged in the course of the conventional boy's membership barrier to display the pivotal function of high-heeled crimefighters in pop culture. bankruptcy issues comprise love and compassion, spies and sexuality, daddy’s ladies, and the complex roles of superwomen who're additionally moms. The e-book additionally encompasses a word list of recent mythic girls, in addition to a foreword via acclaimed cultural commentator Roz Kaveney, writer of Superheroes! Capes and Crusaders in Comics and Films.

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