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Women in the 21st Century

            Sex vs Gender and the Female Body             Sex is a biological determination of male or female, whereas gender is socially constructed, and designates the roles and responsibilities of woman and man. The body is … Continue reading

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Freedom Through Female Eroticism

Why are we so Repressed and Regulated? It’s a good question, don’t you think? Women are consumed by the double standard of saint and slut. If you don’t sleep with a man your a saint or a bitch cause you … Continue reading

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Feminism: A Comparison of Moll Flanders and Thelma and Louise

“Moll Flanders” and  Thelma and Louise illustrate early feminism in two different time periods. Each work displays the conventions of the time, how women are viewed, and what these women must do to survive in a male       … Continue reading

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Literature Becomes You

Over time, and in many avenues of expression, literature, popular culture, etc. women have been given characteristics that do not support who woman really is, thereby giving society a negative and unreal view of who and what a true woman … Continue reading

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The Phallocentric View of Women Throughout History

This blog is intended to illustrate the New woman of literature; a woman who is written to show the true reality of female roles throughout history. The ‘traditional’ view of women is one of stereotypical roles, that being, women are … Continue reading

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